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Title: Water Well Concentration Polygons, US, 2018, U.S. EPA Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance
Abstract: This layer shows the concentration of wells in the US that have water production as of January 2018. The purpose of these data is to support EPA's Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) with matters related to oil, gas and water production in the US. The data for this service comes from a private sector data gathering firm (DrillingInfo, Inc. for oil and gas wells). The data from all oil and gas-producing states are included in this service from DrillingInfo, with the exception of Illinois and Indiana. The specific state agency that DrillingInfo gathered the information from is available at: https://echo.epa.gov/system/files/Wells-Data_Sources-by_State.pdf. The production wells data for Illinois and Indiana come directly from the Illinois State Geological Survey and Indiana Geological Survey. These data should not be distributed in whole or in part unless distribution is explicitly granted. The supplier of the raw data for this service is a private sector data gathering firm (DrillingInfo, Inc.). DrillingInfoĆ¢??s system is protected by contract law and various intellectual property laws, including domestic and international copyright and trademark laws. Users of the DrillingInfo data may not adapt, distribute or publicly display the raw data in whole or in part.
Publisher: US Environmental Protection Agency/DrillingInfo, Inc.
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Download URL: http://edg-intranet.epa.gov/data/Restricted/OECA/Wells/AllWells2018.zip
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Data Type: Vector
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West Bounding Longitude: -138.21454852
South Bounding Latitude: 6.65223303
East Bounding Longitude: -12.68151645
North Bounding Latitude: 61.7110157
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License https://edg.epa.gov/EPA_Data_License.html
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Scope (quality information applies to): 005
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Theme Topics: Environment and Conservation
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Organization: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance
Contact Person: Russell Wasem
Email: Wasem.Russell@epa.gov
Address: 1200 Pennsylvania Ave, NW (MC 2222A)
City: Washington
State: DC
Postal Code: 20460
Telephone: 703-305-6979
Fax: 703-308-7042
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Publisher Document Identifier: 57F02E50-CCB9-4114-BE09-086BDE7C29F9
Metadata Date Stamp: 2019-02-07
Organization: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention
Organization Role: 007
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Metadata Standard Version: 1.0