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July 16, 2014 Lease Sale

The BLM New Mexico State Office will only be considering Expressions of Interests (EOIs) received for the Pecos District Office (Carlsbad and Roswell Field Offices) in the July 2014 Oil & Gas Lease Sale. All other EOIs received for the July 2014 Oil & Gas Lease Sale will be considered in future sales. For more information see the BLM to Hold Rotational Federal Oil & Gas Lease Sales news release or contact Becky Hunt, Natural Resource Specialist, at rhunt@blm.gov or 505-954-2154.

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

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Two Week Public Scoping

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

12/30/2013 through 1/13/2014Two week public scoping period of nominated lease parcels including the field offices 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

Comments can be submitted to the BLM NM State Office at the following address: NMleasesalecomments@blm.gov

2/10/2014 through 3/19/2014

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.

*Note – The public review and comment period was extended on 2/18/2014 for an additional 8 days. The comment period will now end on 3/19/2014.

Lease Sale Notice & Protest Period

4/16/2014 through 5/15/2014

Last day to submit protest: 5/15/2014

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

  • Protests Received
  • Protest Response

4/16/2014 or later

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

Sale Results

  • Sale Results
7/16/2014Summary 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

6/27/2014 or laterFinal lease sale EA with signed FONSI and Decision Record (DR).
LR2000 Lease Issuance ReportTBDReport of the leases issued after the sale.