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Eagle Butte

Serial Number

WYW-124783

Applicant

AMAX LAND COMPANY

Mine Name

Eagle Butte Mine

Application Date

July 25, 1991

Application Tonnage

150 million

Application Acreage

915 acres

Regional Coal Team Review 

June 25, 1992

Scoping Meeting

April 14, 1993

Draft EA/Draft EIS

November 1993

Hearing

December 8, 1993

Final EA/Final EIS

Final Eagle Buttes Environmental Assessment

Record of Decision Signed

January 6, 1995

Coal Offered-Amount

1,059.175 acres166,400,000 tons

Coal Offered-Quality
UPPER/LOWER

Btu/lb
8,431/
8,346

Ash
4.95/4.23%

Sulfur
.54/.22%

Strip Ratio
.99 bcy/ton

Sale Date

April 5, 1995

Number of Bidders

1 - Amax Land Company

Bids Received

$18,470,400$17,438.48/acre$.111/tonBid Accepted - Eagle Butte Mine

Lease Effective

August 1, 1995