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The following matter(s) will come before this Commission on MONDAY, June 12, 2023, at 1:30 P.M., or as soon thereafter as the matter(s) may be heard, or between the hours of 8:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. on any of the subsequent days during which the Commission remains in session at the office of the State Oil and Gas Supervisor, 2211 King Boulevard, Casper, Wyoming.

DOCKET NO. 734-2023, brought on the application of Maximus Operating LTD, for an order from the Commission under the Rules and Regulations of the Underground Injection Control Program for an aquifer exemption for the Minnelusa Upper B Formation underlying lands within the Missouri (Minnelusa B) Unit described as the E1/2 SE1/4 of Section 22, W1/2 SW1/4 of Section 23, and the NW1/4 NW1/4 of Section 26, Township 52 North, Range 68 West, 6th P.M .; and for approval of the proposed injection well, the Swanda Fee 14-23 (API No. 49-011-23434) located in the SW1/4 SW1/4 of Section 23, Township 53 North, Range 68 West, 6th P.M., Missouri (Minnelusa B) Unit, Crook County, Wyoming; approval of the well for injection of water; and to take whatever other action the Commission deems appropriate.

Any interested firm, person, or corporation is entitled to appear at the time and place aforesaid to be heard by the Commission, and the application may be inspected in the office of the undersigned, Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, Basko Building, 2211 King Boulevard, Casper, Wyoming; or, on the WOGCC website at

If there are any protests in the above matter, please make such protest known to the State Oil and Gas Supervisor within thirty (30) days following this publication. Pursuant to Chapter 5, Section 12 of the Wyoming Oil and Gas Conservation Commission Rules & Regulations, the written protest must state the grounds of the protest and include information and evidence to demonstrate that: (A) The protestant is a party entitled to notice or relief under Wyo. Stat. Ann. §§ 30-5-101 through 30-5-410; (B) The protestant seeks a remedy that is within the jurisdiction and authority of the Commission. No action shall be taken on an objection or protest that is not timely filed.

DATED this 1st day of May 2023.


/s/ Tom Kropatsch, Oil & Gas Supervisor / Commission Secretary

Publish: May 4, 2023

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