Oil and Gas Development

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission is the agency that is tasked with ensuring that natural resource development in Colorado is done in a responsible and sustainable manner. The Colorado Energy and Carbon Management Commission (ECMC) webpage is a great resource for all information about oil and gas development in Colorado. 

ECMC Webpage (previously COGCC)
Colorado Energy and Carbon Management Commission (ECMC) Dashboard 
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment - Oil and Gas 

Questions about oil & gas issues may be directed to the Natural Resource Planner in the La Plata County Planning Department at (970)382-6375, or the Colorado Energy and Carbon Management Commission (ECMC) (303-894-2100). There is also a toll free complaint line operated by the COGCC (888-235-1101).