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NARO North LBA

Serial Number

WYW-150210

Applicant

PEABODY

Mine Name

North Antelope/Rochelle Mine

Application Date

March 10, 2000

Application Tonnage

323 million

Application Acreage

2,368.3 acres

Regional Coal Team Review

October 25, 2000

Scoping Meeting

October 10, 2001

Draft EA/Draft EIS

February 7, 2003

Hearing

March 4, 2002

Final EA/Final EIS

Final South Powder River Basin Coal Environmental Impact Statement

Record of Decision Signed

July 16, 2004

Coal Offered - Amount

2,369.4 acres

324,627,000 tons

Coal Offered-Quality

Btu/lb
9,090

NA
2.4%

Sulfur
.25%

Strip Ratio
3.9 to 1 
bcy/ton

Sale Date

August 31, 2004 (original) Bid Rejected
December 29, 2004 (Re-offered)

Number of Bidders

1 - First Bid - Peabody
1 - Re-offer Bid - Peabody

Bids Received

$237,464,650.50
 (original)

                                                                                                    
$299,143,785
 (re-offer)

$100,221.42/acre (original)
  $126,254.03/acre
(re-offer)

$.73/ton (original)
   $.92/ton (original)

Bid  Rejected - NARO Mine

Bid  Accepted - NARO Mine

Lease Effective

March 1, 2005


 
Last updated: 12-06-2011