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GEOTHERMAL OPERATIONS
Project Title
Location
Project Lead
Status
Final Environmental Assessments

*TGP/New York Canyon Utilization
 (Available in NEPA Register)

T29N, R33E, thru T24N, R37E (Pershing County)Phil D'Amo
Decision Record June 3, 2013
*Brady Hot Springs Well 15-12 Hydro-Stimulation (Available in NEPA Register)

T22N, R26E, sec. 12
(Churchill County)

Douglas Rowles
Decision Record January 11, 2013
Blue Mountain Geothermal Development ProjectT36N, R34E, section 14 (Humboldt County)Phil D'Amo
Decision Record December 18, 2007
Preliminary Environmental Assessments
None at this time.   
Scoping
*San Emidio North Geothermal Plant Project (Available in NEPA Register) T.30N., R.23E., section 33 and T.29.N., R.23E., section 4 (Washoe County) Mark HallScoping until December 12, 2013
Documentation of NEPA Adequacy (DNA)
*2014 Geothermal Lease Sale (Available in NEPA Register)T24N, R25E, sec. 36 and T23N, R26E, secs. 5 and 6, and T24N, R26E, secs. 28, 30, and 32.Douglas RowlesDecision Record May 23, 2014
*2012 San Emidio Geothermal Proposed 2 Observation Wells (Available in NEPA Register)T29N, R23E, sec. 4 and T30N, R23E, sec. 33Phil D'AmoDecision Record June 12, 2012
*Expansion of Reserve Pits and Pump Testing for Well No. 44-28 (Available in NEPA Register)T31N, R33E, sec. 28 (Humboldt County) Phil D'Amo

Decision Record March 9, 2012

Categorical Exclusion (CX)
*Baltazor Geothermal Exploration (Available in NEPA Register) T. 46 N., R. 28 E., sections 12, 13, and 14Douglas RowlesCX Decision 04/30/2014

OIL and GAS OPERATIONS
Project Title
Location
Project Lead
Status
Preliminary Environmental Assessments

*2014 Oil & Gas Competitive Lease Sale (Available in NEPA Register)

Humbolt and Pershing CountiesDoug Rowles
Comment Period Open until April 17, 2014

 LOCATABLES
Project Title
Location
Project Lead
Status
Final Environmental Impact Statement
Hycroft Mine Expansion

T34N, R29E, secs 1-4, 9-12 and 14; T35N, R29E, secs 13, 14, 22-27, and 33-36; T35N, R30E, secs 16-21 and 28-32 (Humboldt and Pershing Counties)

Kathleen RehbergFinal EIS is available.  Record of Decision 8/14/12
Final Environmental Assessments
*Kings Valley Clay Mine (Available in the NEPA Register) Located at Thacker Pass, (adjacent to State Route 293), approximately 21 miles west-northwest of Orovada, Nevada.Daniel AtkinsonDecision Record March 6, 2014
*Marigold Mine - Target 3 Amendment (Available in the NEPA Register) T.32N., R.43E., sec. 6; T.33N., R.42E., sec. 1, 12, 13, 24, 25, and 36; T.34N., R.42E., sec. 36; T.33N., R.43E., sec. 4-10, 16-20, 30-32; and T.34N., R.43E., sec. 19-20 and 28-33Mark HallDecision Record October 31, 2013
Preliminary Environmental Assessments
*Florida Canyon Mine South Expansion ProjectT.31N., R.33E., secs 2-3, 9-11, 15-16. Fred HolzelComment Period until September 18, 2014
*Snowstorm Exploration Project (Available in the NEPA Register)T.41N., R.43E., portions of secs 1, 9-12, 14-16, and 20-36; T.40N., R.43E., portions of secs 1-5, 8-13, 16 and 17; and T.40N., R.44E., portions of secs 4-8.

Mark Hall

Comment Period until June 14, 2013
*Hycroft Mine Facilities Expansion Project (Available in the NEPA Register)

T.34 N., R.29 E., sec. 1- 5, 9-12,14; T.34 N., R.30 E., sec 6; T.35 N., R.29 E., sec. 13, 14, 22- 27, 33- 36; T.35 N., R.30 E., sec. 7, 16 - 21, 28- 32; T35N, R29E, sec. 31; T35N, R28E sec. 35, 36; T34N, R28E sec. 1, 2, 12, 13; T34N, R29E sec. 5 -7, 18.

The project includes a 120 kV Powerline that would be a combination of rebuilt lines and new construction, which would measure approximately 54.3 miles and extend from the existing Oreana substation near Mill City, NV to the Hycroft Mine. The new substation would replace an existing substation at Dun Glen, NV.

Kathleen RehbergComment Period until July 31, 2014
Scoping
*Florida Canyon Proposed Expansion Project (Available in NEPA Register)
T. 31 N., R. 33 E., sec. 1-3,9-12,13-16;
T. 32 N., R. 33 E., sec. 34-35

Mark Hall

Scoping until 8/23/2013
Documentation of NEPA Adequacy (DNA)
*Hycroft Mine Modification (available in NEPA Register) T.35N. R.29E., Sec. 3,4,5,25,26,33, and 34 Jim Weiser Decision Record 07/15/2013
Categorical Exclusion (CX)
*Crosby's Buckwheat Transplant (available in NEPA Register) T.34 N., R.28 E., sec.36 T.34N., R. 29 E., sec.34Kathy CadiganCX Decision 07/05/2013
*Permanent Abandoned Mine Land Closures - Quicksilver Mine FY2013 (available in NEPA Register)Pershing CountyDouglas RowlesCX Decision 08/07/2013

 Mineral Materials
Project Title
Location
Project Lead
Status
Final Environmental Assessment
Pershing County
Daniel AtkinsonDecision Record 12/19/12
Preliminary Environmental Assessment
None at this time.   
Determination of NEPA Adequacy (DNA)
*Humboldt County Community Pit Designations (available in NEPA Register)Humboldt CountyDaniel AtkinsonDecision Record 9/30/13
Categorical Exclusion (CX)
None at this time.   


 
Last updated: 08-20-2014