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Los Angeles County banned drilling.

LA City skyline at dusk
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In September of 2021, Los Angeles County, the most populous county in the United States, passed a ban on new drilling – and a phase out of existing drilling in unincorporated parts of the county. The effort was led by Stand Together Against Neighborhood Drilling (STAND) LA.

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