Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Exemption requested for creation of saltwater disposal well

Staff Writer

Petrox Resources, Inc. is currently requesting an aquifer exemption for an injection well, Tierra-Piedra 15-1, located in the Ignacio-Blanco field within the Cliffhouse and Menefee formations in southwest Archuleta County, near the Southern Ute Indian Reservation.

The purpose of the injection is to create a saltwater disposal well. Saltwater, oils and natural gases will be separated from oil production wells and the saltwater will be injected into the formations.

The full version of this story is available in the print edition of the Pagosa Springs SUN. Subscribe today by calling (970)264-2100. 

This story was posted on March 7, 2013.