Less paper, less time, less dates to remember. 

Production reporting moves to quarterly (no more monthly reports beginning October 1st, 2017),


Beginning November 1st, 2017

Non-Coal production fee rate will increase to $0.0125 per ton (one-quarter of one-cent increase).

Click HERE to see the Non-Coal reporting 4th Quarter 2017 form.

Click HERE to see the Non-Coal reporting instructions and updated forms for 2018.

Click HERE to see the Surface Coal reporting instructions and updated form.

Click HERE to see the Underground Coal reporting instructions and updated form.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Debbie Wheeler at (405) 427-3859.

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.

ODM Inspectors attending OSM Blasting Class at Wagoner Field Office and Anchor Stone in Owasso

Mining Sites

Historic Underground Mining Maps

Click here to view our Historic Underground Mining Maps