Wild Horse Program

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Open Public Comment Periods: For information about upcoming public meetings or open comment periods, please check out the WRFO's Land Use Planning & NEPA webpage.

  • June 2014 Lease Sale Protest Period: The protest period for the June 2014 oil and gas lease sale is from March 14 to April 14, 2014. For information about the lease sale, including the environmental assessment, maps, sale notice, and information about how to file a protest, please refer to BLM Colorado's State Office Oil and Gas website for the June 2014 lease sale. 
  • Southern Piceance Fuels Reduction Project: The BLM is seeking public scoping comments on the Southern Piceance Fuels Reduction Project. During scoping, the BLM is looking for feedback from the public regarding issues, impacts, and potential alternatives that should be addressed in the environmental assessment. Comments are due by April 16, 2014 and may be mailed to the WRFO or emailed to


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    Kent Walter, Field Manager
    220 East Market Street| Meeker, CO 81641
    Phone: 970-878-3800 | Fax: 970-878-3805
    Office Hours: 8am - 4:30pm M-F

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    The White River Resource Area is located in northwest Colorado and incorporates parts of Rio Blanco, Moffat, and Garfield Counties.  The Field Office resource area includes approximately 2,675,360 acres of BLM, national forest, national park, state, and privately owned administered lands.  Of this, the BLM administers approximately 1,455,900 BLM surface and subsurface acres, and an additional 365,000 acres of mineral estate underlying state and privately owned surface estate. 

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