Cutoff for Accepting Expressions of Interest
May 14, 2014
30 Day Public Scoping
Field Office project lead contacts are listed on the nominated parcel webpage.
August 8 – September 8, 2014
Thirty-day 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
Royal Gorge Field Office
EA/FONSI GIS Shapefiles Google Maps PDF Maps
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
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.
- 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.
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.