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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT NEWS RELEASE
Newcastle Field Office
 
Release Date: 12/20/11
Contacts: Lesley A. Collins    
  307-261-7603    

BLM Newcastle Field Office Hosts Oil and Gas Public Meeting


The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Newcastle Field Office (NFO) will host an oil and gas public meeting on Jan. 12, 2012.

The meeting will take place from 1:30 to 4:00 p.m.at the Weston County Senior Services building, in the Michaels Meeting Room, located at 627 Pine Street, Newcastle, Wyo. The meeting is open to the public who will have opportunities to comment.

The agenda includes: automated submittal of oil and gas information, wildlife criteria relevant to oil and gas activity, and inspection and enforcement of oil and gas field operations.

For more information, please contact Jack Hanson, Petroleum Engineer, at (307) 746-6600.



The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to manage and conserve the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations under our mandate of multiple-use and sustained yield. In Fiscal Year 2013, the BLM generated $4.7 billion in receipts from public lands.
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Newcastle Field Office   1101 Washington Boulevard      Newcastle, WY 82701-2968  

Last updated: 12-20-2011