Overview of Water Easements and Salt Water Disposal Easements
Should you wish to drill a well or dispose of salt water on State Trust Land you will need to submit an application, pay the relevant fees and obtain an approved easement with the State Land Office before conducting such activities. The type of easement you need to obtain depends on the stage of development and type of activity you intend to conduct. CLICK HERE to review the procedures for placing and maintaining a water well on State Trust Lands. CLICK HERE to review the procedures for conducting Salt Water Disposal on State Trust Lands.
Water Easements and Salt Water Disposal Easements are now being managed by the Oil, Gas and Minerals Division within the State Land Office. All inquiries regarding these easements should be directed to Faith Crosby at (505) 827-5849 or firstname.lastname@example.org.