Colorado Oil and Gas Commission
The Colorado Oil and Gas Commission is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.
The mission of the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) is to promote the responsible development of Colorado's oil and gas natural resources. Responsible development results in:
- The efficient exploration and production of oil and gas resources in a manner consistent with the protection of public health, safety and welfare
- The prevention of waste
- The protection of mineral owners' correlative rights
- The prevention and mitigation of adverse environmental impacts