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Grand Junction Field Office NEPA Register


(Updated 4/8/14)
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Completed NEPA Documents

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NEPA NumberProject NameProject LeaderApplicant/               Document preparerLocationStatus

Realty: WEPIIErin Jones      970-244-3008EnterpriseDouglas Pass, CODecision Signed
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-0031-EARange: Chevron Permit Renewal EA

Jacob Martin

 BLM De Beque, CODecsions Signed 11/7/13
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2014-0006-DNAMinerals: Black Hills Exploratory Proposal - Amended COAs (pads HDU 9-41, HDU 9-11)Julia Christiansen 970-244-3093Black Hills De Beque, COConclusion Signed 11/26/13
DOI-BLM-CO-160-2013-0001-EAWildlife: Rangewide Bighorn Sheep StudyNikki Grant-Hoffman          970-244-3020; Heidi Plank     970-244-3012Colorado Parks and Wildlife and BLMDENCA, GJFO, and MCNCA

Decision Signed 12/6/13

DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-0027-EAWildlife: Wildlife Water Catchments Heidi Plank     970-244-3012Colorado Parks and Wildlife and BLMGJFO, MCNCADecision Signed 2/6/14
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2014-0016-DNAFuels: Glade Park Fuels Treatment

Jeff Phillips

BLMGlade Park, COConclusion Signed 3/13/14
DOI-BLM-CO-134-2013-0006-CXRecreation: Teacher TrailShane Dittlinger    970-244-3040BLMMCNCADecision Signed 4/1/14

Under Staff Review

NEPA NumberProject NameProject LeaderApplicant/               Document preparerLocationStatus
CO-130-2012-0014-EARecreation: Bangs Motorized Trail Development (Area 5)Chris Pipkin     970-244-3024Responsible Recreation Foundation/BLMBangs CanyonAddressing public comments on draft EA
CO-130-2012-0010-EAO&G: Horseshoe Cyn buried water/gas pipelines from well HSC #1 to existing pipelines on private landJulia Christiansen     970-244-3093      Black Hills Exploration & Production/ EdgeT9S R97W, Secs 21, 28, 29; Horse Cyn Rd to Horseshoe Canyon UnitDocument review/preparation
CON-2012-0004-EISRealty: TransWest Express Transmission LineErin Jones      970-244-3008Rocky Mountain Power/AECOMI-70Document review/preparation
CO-130-2012-0003-EAO&G: Whitewater Unit Master Development Plan
Julia Christiansen
Fram Americas Operating, LLC/EdgeWhitewater/ Grand Mesa SlopesPreliminary EA available for public comment 6/28-7/31
CO-130-2013-0020-EARealty: Airport Conveyance and RMP AmendmentRobin Lacy
970-244 3028  Christina Stark   970-244-3027
Grand Junction Regional Airport / FAA / Mead & Hunt Inc.Ute PM,      T1N R1E secs 19, 30;  T1N R1W secs 23, 24.Document review/preparation
BLM/CO/PL-12/004RMP:  GJFO Draft RMP/EISChristina Stark                  970-244-3027GJFOGJFODeveloping Proposed RMP
CO-130-2013-0033-EARange: Permit Renewal for TippingJim Dollerschell 970-244-3016Ronald TippingGlade ParkDocument  Review
CO-134-2013-0005-EARecreation: MCNCA Programmatic SRP EAShane Dittlinger       970-244-3029BLM PermiteesMCNCADocument Review
CO-130-2013-0016-EARealty:           Grand Valley Power Distribution Line

Wayne Werkmeister 970-244-3037

Grand Valley PowerBaxter Pass/4 RoadDocument Review
CO-130-2013-0042-EARecreation: Tabeguache Trail - Hwy 141 connector trailChris Pipkin 970-244-3024BLM1.4 miles southwest of Whitewater on Hwy 141Document Review
Realty: SBA Communications & Sunlight/Clay Road ROWChristina Stark 970-244-3027SBA Communications and Donald ClayUte PM, T. 2 S., R. 1 W., sec. 6Document Review

Internal Scoping and/or Pending Additional Project Information

NEPA Number Project Name Project Leader Applicant/                Document preparer Location Status
CO-130-2012-0005-EA O&G : Genesis: The Breaks 5 Wells Wayne Werkmeister   970-244-3037
Genesis Gas and Oil  /BioLogic Mesa, CO Internal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2012-052-EA Realty Mesa Life Road ROW Wayne Werkmeister   970-244-3037Mesa Life LLC - Gary Widner Mesa, CO Internal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2013-005-EIS Minerals: Book Cliffs Lease By Application Jennifer Maiolo  970-826-5002 CAM-Colorado, LLC Book Cliffs Internal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-134-2013-001-DNA MCNCA: Horsethief Bottom Tamarisk Removal Nikki Grant-Hoffman 244 3020; Troy Schnurr 244 3032 MCNCA Horsethief Bottom Internal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2013-010-EA Realty:  Hawxhurst Ranch, O&G Access Road and Associated Pipelines Wayne Werkmeister   970-244-3037Piceance Energy, LLC Collbran/Buzzard Creek area Internal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2013-015-EA Fuels: Whitewater Creek MX Jeff Phillips       970-244-3040 BLM Nine miles east of Whitewater, two miles north of Land's End Rd. Internal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2013-0029-EA Realty: Alanco Energy Services Road and Power ROW Christina Stark 970-244-3027 Alanco Energy Service, Inc. GJFO Internal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2013-0030-EA Realty: Black Hills Plaeau Production, LLC Produced Water Pipeline + 1 NG line and a second waterlineWayne Werkmeister  970-244-3037Black Hills ProductionNW of De Beque near Roan CreekInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2013-0035-CX-390(3) O&G :  2 Book Cliff wells, on 2 existing pads to be expandedJulia Christiansen      970-244-3093Endeavour Corp.T8S R101W, Sec 13, SESW           T8S R100W, Sec 31, NWNEInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2013-0040 Minerals : CDOT Burnt Shale Pit ExpansionScott Gerwe 970-244-3077CDOTHighway 139 North of LomaInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2013-0041-EA Recreation : North Desert Shooting Range fenceChris Pipkin 970-244-3024BLM27 1/4 Road Rifle RangeInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2014-0005-CX Paleo : DJ Dino DigScott Gerwe 970-244-3077Dinosaour Journey/ FosterNear Hunter CanyonOn Hold per Applicant's Request
CO-130-2014-0004-EA O&G : APD for Encana well CRU DHS7B-2-P26-799

Julia Christiansen

Encana6th PM, T7S R99W, Sec 26,  SESE; Cow Ridge, NW De Beque, COInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2014-0009-EA Riparian : Indian Creek Restoration ProjectChristina Stark 970-244-3027BLMIndian Creek/Whitewater, COInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2014-0011-CXRecreation: Three Sisters - BLM trail connectionsChris Pipkin 970-244-3024COPMOBA-Mesa Land Trust/BLMBangs Canyon SRMAInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2014-0003-EA O&G : APD for Encana well 5-16H PM29SE

Julia Christiansen

Encana6th PM, T9S, R96W, sec. 29,  SESE; 6 miles N of Mesa, COInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2014-0002-EA O&G : APD for OXY well Shell 797-HN1 on exiting pad/road

Julia Christiansen

OXY6th PM, T7S, R97W, sec. 9, Tract 97, NENW     9 miles N of De Beque, COInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2014-0012-CXRecreation: Epic Mt Bike Race Aug 29,30,31 2014Alex Reeves 970-244-3053Epic RidesBangs CanyonInternal Scoping/Document Preparation

GM Jeep Club, Rock Junction June 4,5,6 2014

Alex Reeves  970-244-3053GM Jeep ClubDistrict wideInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
New multi-well pad, 4 horiz wells
Julia Christiansen
Endeavour Corp/ BLMCoal Gulch/Edge Loop Rd;        SENE S23, T8S, R101W, 6th PMInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2014-0015-EAFuels: Whitewater Creek MXJeff Phillips  970-244-3040BLMWhitewater CreekInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
Black Hills pipeline off-unit

Wayne Werkmeister

Black Hills ProductionDe Beque - Dry ForkInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2014-0018-EARealty: Clifton Water Pipeline Replacement and UpgradeRobin Lacy 970-244-3028Clifton Water DistrictWhitewater, CO 32 Road & HWY 50 IntersectionInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2014-0020-EAO&G: New well and pad, Fed. 5-D-11-7-98Julia Christiansen
Dejour Energy6th PM, T7S, R98W, sec. 11; De Beque/Roan CreekInternal Scoping/Document Preparation