Casper Field Office

South Powder River Basin Coal Lease Applications

This EIS assesses the environmental consequences of holding five separate competitive sealed-bid sales and issues leases for five tracts of federal coal.  Thus, this document has five separate records of decision.

FY 2004

Federal Register - Notice of Availability - 44kb

Federal Register - Notice of Availability - 42kb

Federal Register - Notice of Availability - 44kb

Federal Register - Notice of Availability - 44kb

Federal Register - Notice of Availability - 44kb

FY 2003

Federal Register - Notice of Availability - 58kb

       Final Environmental Impact Statement - section-by-section

       Volume 1

Volume 2

  • Cover - 44kb
  • Appendix A - Federal and State Agencies and Permitting Requirements - 10kb
  • Appendix B - Unsuitability Criteria - 112kb
  • Appendix C - Coal Lease-by-Application Flow Chart - 11kb
  • Appendix D - Special Coal Lease Stipulations - 22kb
    • and Form 3400-12 - 150kb
  • Appendix E - Cumulative Air Quality Impact Technical Support Document - 106kb
  • Appendix F - Non-Mine Groundwater and Surface Water Rights - 329kb
  • Appendix G - Biological Assessment - NARO North and NARO South LBA Tracts - 383kb
  • Appendix H - Biological Assessment - Little Thunder LBA Tracts - 287kb
  • Appendix I - Biological Assessment - West Roundup LBA Tracts - 289kb
  • Appendix J - Biological Assessment - West Antelope LBA Tracts - 300kb
  • Appendix K - Sensitive and Management Indicator Species Evaluation - 71kb
  • Appendix L - CBM Wells Capable of Production - 58kb
  • Appendix M - Comment Letters -1.27MB, 43pgs and Responses - 78kb

FY 2001

Federal Register - Notice of Intent - 57kb