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Horse Creek LBA

Serial Number

WYW-141435 

Applicant

ANTELOPE COAL CO.

Mine Name

Antelope Mine

Application Date

February 14, 1997

Application Tonnage

356.5 million

Application Acreage

2,837.91 acres

Regional Coal Team Review

April 23, 1997

Scoping Meeting

November 13, 1997

Draft EA/Draft EIS

November 12, 1999

Hearing

December 8, 1999

Final EA/Final EIS

Final Environmental Impact Statement for the Horse Creek Coal Lease Application

Record of Decision Signed

June 23, 2000

Coal Offered-Amount

2,818.695 acres275,577,000 tons

Coal Offered-Quality

Btu/lb
 8,890

Ash
4.28%

Sulfur
.22%

Moisture
26.83%

NA
 1.49%

Strip Ratio
 2.6 to 1 bcy/ton

Sale Date

September 7, 2000

Number of Bidders

1 - Antelope Coal Co.

Bids Received

$91,220,120.70$32,362 acre$.33 tonBid Accepted - Antelope Mine

Lease Effective

Deember 1, 2000


 
Last updated: 12-06-2011