Home

Home

Welcome from the Director

Mary Ann PritchardOklahoma Department of Mines (ODM) is the state agency responsible for ensuring the reclamation of land disturbed by mining operations. The Department regulates the production of coal and non-fuel minerals. The Department is committed to protecting the right of citizens and to the promotion of mining. The Department of Mines enforces and implements various provisions of state and federally-mandated programs in health, safety, mining, and land reclamation practices associated with surface and subsurface mining.

The Department has programs to:

  1. Safeguard human health and safety
  2. Issue permits and inspect all mining operations for land reclamation
  3. Minimize environmental impact to land, air, and water quality
  4. Regulate blasting of a mine site, and
  5. Conduct courses in first aid, mine safety, and accident prevention.

THE OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF MINES
would like to announce a new
address for our field office! 

The former Wagoner field office will now be located in Tulsa.  
The new location and mailing address is:
4845 S. Sheridan, Suite 514
Tulsa, OK 74145
The main office phone number has changed to: (918) 295-3999 

Click HERE for more details

Publications

Applications Authorized for Publication
Web Publication Notice July 16, 2019

Mining Sites

Historic Underground Mining Maps

Click to view our Historic Underground Mining Maps