BLM Wyoming to hold Oil and Gas lease sale Oct 2
by Bureau of Land Management
August 19, 2009
The Bureau of Land Management's Wyoming State Office posted its proposed list of parcels for the bimonthly competitive oil and gas lease sale scheduled for October 2, 2009, at the Holiday Inn in Cheyenne, Wyo. Doors open at 7 a.m. with the auction beginning at 8 a.m.
The posted list, which identifies 66 proposed parcels totaling 62,146.030 acres, initiates a 30-day public review/protest period.
The 66 parcels are located in areas under the management of nine BLM Wyoming Field Offices – Buffalo, Casper, Cody, Kemmerer, Lander, Newcastle, Rawlins, Rock Springs and Worland.
Copies of the complete August competitive oil and gas lease sale notice will be available at the sale and can be purchased in advance for $5 from the State Office at 5353 Yellowstone Road in Cheyenne, or by writing: BLM, Attn: Copy Work, P.O. Box 1828, Cheyenne, Wyo. 82003. Copies are also available for purchase from each BLM field office in Wyoming.
The complete August competitive oil and gas lease sale notice can be viewed and/or downloaded for free at:
Interactive maps showing the locations of the upcoming lease sale parcels in Wyoming can be found at http://www.geocommunicator.gov/.