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May 14, 2015 Lease Sale

*Please note that not all documents may be available at a given time. They will be added as they become available.

Document

Date(s) Available

 

Cutoff for Accepting   Expressions of Interest

May 14, 2014

 

30 Day Public Scoping

  • Nominated Parcels and Maps

Field Office project lead contacts are listed on the nominated parcel webpage.  

 August 8 – September 8, 2014

Two week public scoping period of nominated lease parcels including preliminary recommendations and stipulations. Stipulation summaries, GIS shapefiles, and maps are also provided. This allows the public an opportunity to provide comments, which are then analyzed and incorporated into the environmental analysis as appropriate.

30 Day Public Review

EA & Unsigned FONSI

Comments on these documents should be submitted to the individual field offices.

 

November 12 – December 15, 2014

Thirty day public review and comment period of the lease sale Environmental Assessment (EA) and the unsigned Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) . Comments received from the public will be analyzed and incorporated into the environmental analysis as appropriate.

Lease Sale Notice


Sale Notice

February 13, 2015

Notice of Competitive Lease Sale and lease sale Environmental Assessment (EA) posting with unsigned Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI). Thirty day lease sale protest period begins.

Protest Period

  • Protests Received
  • Protest Response

February 13 –March 16, 2015

Lease sale protests received from the public during the 30-day protest period and the BLM's responses to the protests and decisions.   

For information on how to file a protest, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.  

Sale Results

May 14, 2015

Summary of the lease sale results. It includes the total number and acreage of parcels sold and the net revenue (bonus bids, fees and first-year rentals) generated from the sale. 

EA, FONSI & Decision Record 

May 13, 2015 or later

Final lease sale EA with signed FONSI and Decision Record (DR). 

LR2000 Lease Issuance Report

 

Report of the leases issued after the sale.