Wells, Borings, and Underground Uses (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Wells, Borings, and Underground Uses (Minnesota)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|Affected Technologies||Coal with CCS, Natural Gas|
|Program Administrator||Department of Health|
This section regulates wells, borings, and underground storage with regards to protecting groundwater resources. The Commissioner of the Department of Health has jurisdiction, and can grant permits for proposed activities, including natural gas exploration and underground storage.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Minn. Stat. 103I|
|Authority 2:||Minnesota Administrative Rules 4725|