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References for Oil and Gas Operators on Public Lands

Below you will find links to useful references for conducting oil and gas development on public lands along Colorado's Front Range. If you need further assistance or have questions, please contact one of the BLM staff members listed on the "Information for Operators" page, in the menu to the right.

For a list of acronyms used throughout this site, click here.


Life cycle of oil and gas development on federal minerals

BLM Colorado State Office Leasing Site
http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/BLM_Programs/oilandgas.html

Lease Sales - Colorado
http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/BLM_Programs/oilandgas/leasing.html

Bureau of Land Management’s Land & Mineral Legacy Rehost 2000 System – LR2000
http://www.blm.gov/lr2000/

GLO Records (General Land Office Records)  The Official Federal Land Records Site
http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/

Well Information System (WIS) – Electronic Reporting
http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/prog/energy/oil_and_gas/WIS.html


Regulations

 

43 CFR 3100 – Oil and Gas Leasing
http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?c=ecfr&SID=bec8f06ac03faae4cedbfe41a6141207&
rgn=div5&view=text&node=43:2.1.1.3.43&idno=43

43 CFR 3160 -  Onshore Oil and Gas Operations
http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?tpl=/ecfrbrowse/Title43/43cfr3160_main_02.tpl

43 CFR 3180 – Onshore Oil & Gas Unit Agreements:  General
http://www.ecfr.gov/cgi-bin/text-idx?type=simple;cc=ecfr;region=DIV1;q1=3180;rgn
=div5;node=43%3A2.1.1.3.50

Onshore Oil and Gas Orders/Notices to Lessees
http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/prog/energy/oil_and_gas/onshore_oil_and_gas.html

Regulations and Enforcement
http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/BLM_Programs/oilandgas/leasing_regulations.html

CO NTL 2007-01 – Standards for the Use of Electronic Flow Computers Used On 
Differential Type Flow Meters For Gas Measurement
http://www.blm.gov/style/medialib/blm/co/programs/oil_and_gas.Par.49812.File.
dat/efcntlnotice200701a.pdf

CO NTL 2014-01 - Minimum Standards for Isolating Flow Conditioners
http://www.blm.gov/pgdata/etc/medialib/blm/co/programs/oil_and_gas.Par.48087.File.tmp/2014%2005%2019%20%20Oil%20and%20Gas%20Leassee%20Operator%20letters.pdf

Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 as Amended
http://www.blm.gov/pgdata/etc/medialib/blm/ut/vernal_fo/lands___minerals.Par.6287.
File.dat/MineralLeasingAct1920.pdf

The Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (FLPMA) As Amended
http://www.blm.gov/flpma/FLPMA.pdf

 

 

 

 
Other useful Links

 

BLM National Oil & Gas Website
http://www.blm.gov/wo/st/en/prog/energy/oil_and_gas.html

BLM Oil & Gas Fluid Mineral Forms 3000 – 3999 (Fillable)
http://www.blm.gov/noc/st/en/business/eForms/3000-3999.html

Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC)
http://cogcc.state.co.us/

Office of Natural Resources Revenue - ONRR (formerly MMS)
http://www.onrr.gov/

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement – BOEMRE (formerly MMS)
http://www.boemre.gov/

W-9  Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification (BLM Signed or Blank Form)
click here