Citizens for Responsible Oil & Gas - CFROG (Oak View, CA)

Name

  • Name:Helen Conly
  • Title:Secretary Board of Directors CFROG

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Citizens for Responsible Oil & Gas - CFROG
  • Address:PO Box 114, Ojai, CA 93024
    699 Larmier Ave
    Oak View, CA 93022
    Ventura
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:805 746-0199

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Location

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General

  • Mission:
  • Citizens for Responsible Oil & Gas development in Ventura County - CFROG
    CFROG will act as a citizen’s watchdog to help Ventura County officials, to monitor, to report and educate the community on all crude oil development and extraction methods in our County. This includes any Hydrologic Fracturing (fracking) or acidization and all chemical stimulants injected with fresh water into wells to extract crude oil and environmental concerns surrounding oil development and extraction, specifically air quality and water issues.

  • Overview:
  • Ventura County in second in production of crude oil in the state of California and was the birth place of the oil industry in the 1860's. Throughout history there have been many booms and busts for the oil industry locally, but the explosion of the new technology known as 'fracking' or extreme extraction methods using toxic chemicals, acids and steam has put a focus on the serious impacts to water quality and contamination of aquifers, air quality and issues that effect the environment.
    It became clear in early 2013 that we had a serious problem with disclosure and regulation of crude oil operations right here in Ventura County. At that time 'fracking' was not regulated in California and we found out that all chemicals uses to extract crude oil and gas had been exempted at the Federal level in a 2005 Energy Bill and in the Safe Drinking Water Act. As this shocking information was made public California legislators moved to try to regulate the industry. California Senate Bill 4 was

  • Year established:2013
  • Endowment:Unknown

Staff

  • Executive / Trustee board size:5
  • Advisory board size:11
  • Staff size:0

Registration

  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:Operating
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