Established minimum depths for disposal wells


The following depths are the absolute minimum depths which will be permitted. Depths greater than those given may be required for some areas.


North-central Kansas

Barton
Base of the Stone Corral Anhydrite
Clay
400 feet.
Cloud
400 feet.
Dickinson
500 feet.
Ellis
Top of "Red Beds".
Ellsworth
500 feet.
Jewell
Top of "Red Beds".
Lincoln
Top of "Red Beds".
Marion
500 feet
McPherson
1000 feet
Mitchell
Top of "Red Beds".
Osborne
Top of "Red Beds".
Ottawa
450 feet.
Phillips
Top of "Red Beds".
Republic
450 feet.
Rice
500 feet
Rooks
Top of "Red Beds".
Rush
Top of "Red Beds" except in all of Ranges 16 and 17 and the E/2 of Range 18--Base of the Stone Corral Anhydrite
Russell
Top of "Red Beds".
Saline
500 feet.
Smith
Top of "Red Beds."
Washington
600 feet.

 

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