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Public Notice

Horizontal Natural Gas Well Work Permit
Application Notice
By Publication

Notice is hereby given:
Pursuant to West Virginia Code 22-6A-10(e) prior to filing an application for a permit for a horizontal well the applicant shall publish in the county in which the well is located or is proposed to be located a Class II legal advertisement.

Paper: Wetzel Chronicle and The Intelligencer (Wheeling)
Public Notice Date: March 4, 2015 & March 11, 2015

The following applicant intends to apply for a horizontal natural well work permit which disturbs three acres or more ofsurface excluding pipelines, gathering lines and roads or utilizes more than two hundred ten thousand gallons of water in any thirty day period.

Applicant: Statoil USA Onshore Properties Inc.

Well Number: Charles Musgrave South 5H

Address: 2103 CityWest Boulevard, Suite 800. Houston, Texas 77042

Business Conducted: Natural gas production.

Location –
State: West Virginia
County: Wetzel
District: Center
Quadrangle: Littleton
UTM Coordinate NAD83 Northing: 4392144.2
UTM coordinate NAD83 Easting: 534511.5
Watershed: Lower West Virginia Fork Fish Creek

Coordinate Conversion:
To convert the coordinates above into longitude and latitude, visit:
Electronic notification:
To receive an email when applications have been received or issued by the Office of Oil and Gas, visit:
to sign up.
Reviewing Applications:
Copies of the proposed permit application may be reviewed at the WV Department of Environmental Protection headquarters, located at 601 57th Street, SE Charleston, WV 25304 (304-926-0450). Full copies or scans of the proposed permit application will cost $15, whether mailed or obtained at DEP headquarters. Copies may be requested by calling the office or by sending an email to:
Submitting Comments:
Comments may be submitted online at:
or by letter to Permit
Review: Office of Oil and Gas, 601 57th Street, SE Charleston, WV 25304.
Please reference the county, well number, and operator when using this option.
Regardless of format for comment submissions, they must be received no later than thirty days after the permit application is received by the Office of Oil and Gas.
For information related to horizontal drilling visit:
Int. March 3, 10, 2015