Induced Seismicity Task Force

About the State Task Force

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback recently established a task force, led by the Kansas Geological Survey (KGS), and comprised of the Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC), and Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), with direction to study and develop a State Action Plan for potential induced seismicity.

Task Force Members:

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Rex Buchanan
Interim Director

Ryan Hoffman
Director, Conservation Division
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Mike Tate
Director, Bureau of Water