Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Gasco Energy Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Gasco Energy
Penalty: 
$110,000
Year: 
2014
Date: 
February 4, 2014
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that Gasco Energy, Inc., a Denver-based company, has agreed to permanently close a natural gas production well and fully restore approximately 2.3 acres of damaged wetlands in a floodplain adjacent to the Green River in Utahs Uintah Basin.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Environmental Protection Agency
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Utah
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Colorado
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
oil and gas
Specific Industry of Parent: 
oil & gas
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Parent company note: 
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