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(Updated 10/31/13)


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Completed NEPA Documents

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NEPA NumberProject NameProject LeaderApplicant/               Document preparerLocationStatus
CO-130-2013-002-CXRealty Barnes Access RoadCathy Ventling  970-244-3009Thelma Barnes/ BLMGlade Park, off 16 Road 12S,102W section 13Decision Signed 11/14/12
CO-130-2013-006-CXRealty 2 Temp Pipeline ROWsCathy Ventling  970-244-3009OXY/ BLMNear Conn Creek DeBeque areaDecision Signed 11/16/12
CO-130-2012-0032-390-CXO&G: Encana Federal 33-8 WellCathy Ventling
EncanaNear BeehiveDecision Signed 12/7/12
CO-130-2013-0014-DNA Grazing Permit transfer Badger Wash/Dry Canyon/Demaree allotmentScott Clarke 970-244-3017GundersonNorth of MackConclusion signed 12/18/12
CO-130-2013-003-DNAFuels: Cabin Ridge-Palisade Watershed Fuels TreatmentLathan Johnson 970-244-3120GJFOPalisade WatershedConclusion signed 12/21/12
CO-130-2013-0008-EARecreation: Epic Mt Bike RaceCarrie Surber 970-244-3053Mt Bike America, Epic RidesLunch Loops Trails, Magellan LoopDecision Signed 2/12/13
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-012-CXRealty:  Smith Access RoadAlex Nees/Cathy Ventling 970-244-3033Sandra Smith16 Rd North of Loma, ColoradoDecision Signed 3/6/13
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-0021-DNARange: Boulden to Casto transferJim Dollerschell 970-244-3016Beeman CastoSouth of GatewayConclusion Signed 3/11/2013
CO-130-2013-0025-DNARealty: Amendment to Access Road for Mesa County COC74788 Cathy Ventling
Mesa County/ BLMWhitewater-Hookless Blvd.Conclusion signed 4/1/13
CO-130-2013-0024-DNAWild Horse: Little Book Cliffs Wild Horse Fertility controlJim Dollerschell
BLMLittle Book Cliffs Wild Horse Range Conclusion signed 3/15/13
CO-130-2013-00026-DNARange: Grazing Permit Transfer Beehive AllotmentScott Clarke     970-244-3017Tim TomlinsonSouth of MolinaConclusion Signed 4/18/13
CO-134-2013-0002-CXRealty: Redbull Film PermitBen Blom        970-244-3049Corey Richard ProductionsKokopelli TrailDecision Signed 4/18/13
CO-130-2012-0021-EAO&G: DeBeque Exploratory Plan  Horizontal Gas Wells, Access, Facilities & PipelinesJ. Christiansen
970-244-3093 Edge Environ. 303-988-8844
Black Hills Plateau Production/ EdgeDeBeque              T 8 S, R 98 W
T 8 S, R 99 W
T 9 S, R 97 W
T 9 S, R 98 W
T 9 S, R 99 W
Decision Signed 5/1/13
DOI-BLM-CON-2013-0001-CXRecreation: Rock Junction, Grand Mesa Jeep ClubChris Pipkin 970-244-3024Grand Mesa Jeep ClubNW District/MoabDecision Signed 5/22/13
 DOI-BLM-CO-130-2012-0002-EACoal: McClane Canyon Mine Lease ModificationChristina Stark 970.244.3022 CAM-Colorado 6thPM,                  T. 7 S., R. 102 W., secs 14, 23, 26.Decision Signed 5/24/13
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-0013-CXPaleo:  FPA Dino digScott Gerwe 970-244-3077John FosterFruita Paleo Area in McInnis NCADecision Signed 5/28/13
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2012-0040-CX- 390-1O&G, Realty: Walter Fees Fed.1-23-8-101   Well pad, well, road and pipelineJulia Christiansen
 Walter Fees6thPM                 T. 8 S., R. 101 W., sec. 23 NW¼SE¼Decision Signed 6/21/2013
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2012-0048-EAFuels: Colorado Bookcliffs RestorationJeff Phillips     970-244-3040 BLMDouglas Pass AreaDecision Signed 7/9/2013
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-0011-CXRealty:  Moore Access Road Cathy Ventling 970-244-3009James MooreBeehive area, Mesa ColoradoDecision Signed 7/1/13
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-0018-EARange: Wild Horse Gather Fall 2013Jim Dollerschell 970-244-3016 BLMLittle Book Clliffs Wild Horse Range

Decision Signed 8/6/2013
Final EA

DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-0034-DNAFire: Pine Ridge ClosureChristina Stark          970-244-3027 BLMNorthwest of De BequeConclusion Signed  8/14/13
DOI-BLM-CON-2013-0002-CXRecreation: Rocktober Fest Jeep EventCarrie Surber 970-244-3053 TnT CustomsGJFO, WRFO, UFO, and Moab FODecision Signed 8/27/13
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-0031-EARange: Grand Junction Livestock Trailing Programatic EAJacob Martin  970-244-3081BLMField Office WideDecision Signed
DOI-BLM-CO-134-2013-0004-EARange: Crow Bottom Permit RenewalScott Clarke         244-3017BLMMack, CO McInniss NCADecision Signed 9/30/13



Under Staff Review 

NEPA NumberProject NameProject LeaderApplicant/               Document preparerLocationStatus
CO-130-2010-0007-EALands: Mountain Island Land ExchangeRobin LacyMountain Island Ranch/BLMGlade ParkAddressing public comments on draft, finalizing EA
CO-130-2012-0014-EARecreation: Bangs Motorized Trail Development (Area 5)Chris Pipkin 970-244-3024Responsible Recreation Foundation/BLMBangs CanyonAddressing public comments on draft EA
CO-130-2012-0010-EALands: Horseshoe Cyn buried water/gas pipelines from well HSC #1 to existing pipelines on private landJulia Christiansen     970-244-3093      Black Hills Exploration & Production/ EdgeT9S R97W, Secs 21, 28, 29; Horse Cyn Rd to Horseshoe Canyon UnitDocument review/preparation
CON-2012-0004-EISLands: TransWest Express Transmission LineErin Jones      970-244-3008Rocky Mountain Power/AECOMI-70Document review/preparation
CO-130-2013-001-EAO&G: August 2013 Lease Sale Collin Ewing 970-244-3027BLM COSO/GJFOField Office WideDocument review/preparation.  Deferred.
CO-130-2012-0003-EAO&G: Whitewater Unit Master Development Plan
Julia Christiansen
Fram Americas Operating, LLC/     EdgeWhitewater/ Grand Mesa SlopesPreliminary EA available for public comment 6/28-7/31
CO-130-2013-0020-EARealty: Airport Conveyance and RMP AmendmentRobin Lacy
970-244-3028 Collin Ewing 970-244-3027
Grand Junction Regional Airport / FAA / Mead & Hunt Inc.Ute PM,      T1N R1E secs 19, 30;  T1N R1W secs 23, 24.Document review/preparation
BLM/CO/PL-12/004RMP:  GJFO Draft RMP/EISChristina Stark   970-244-3027GJFOGJFOPublic comment period  1/25/13-6/24/13
DOI-BLM-CO-130-2013-0033-EARange: Permit Renewal for TippingJim Dollerschell 970-244-3016Ronald TippingGlade ParkDocument  Review

Internal Scoping and/or Pending Additional Project Information

NEPA NumberProject NameProject LeaderApplicant/               Document preparerLocationStatus
CO-130-2012-0005-EAO&G: Genesis: The Breaks 5 WellsCathy Ventling
Genesis Gas and Oil /BioLogicMesa, COInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-130-2012-052-EARealty Mesa Life Road ROWCathy Ventling  970-244-3009Mesa Life LLC - Gary WidnerMesa, COInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-130-2013-005-EISMinerals: Book Cliffs Lease By ApplicationChristina Stark 970-244-3027CAM-Colorado, LLCBook CliffsInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-134-2013-001-DNAMCNCA: Horsethief Bottom Tamarisk RemovalNikki Grant-Hoffman 244 3020; Troy Schnurr 244 3032MCNCAHorsethief BottomInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-130-2013-010-EARealty: Hawxhurst Ranch, O&G Access Road and Associated PipelinesCathy Ventling  970-244-3033Piceance Energy, LLCCollbran/Buzzard Creek areaInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-130-2013-015-EAFuels: Whitewater Creek MXJeff Phillips     970-244-3040BLMNine miles east of Whitewater, two miles north of Land's End Rd.Internal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-130-2013-016-EARealty: Grand Valley Power Distribution Line


Cathy Ventling
BLMBaxter Pass/4 RoadInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-130-2013-0029-EARealty: Alanco Energy Services Road and Power ROWChristina Stark 970-244-3027Alanco Energy Service, Inc.GJFOInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-160-2013-001-EAWildlife: Rangewide Bighorn Sheep StudyNikki Grant-Hoffman 970 244 3020; Heidi Plank 244-3012CPW, BLMGJFOInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-130-2013-0027-EAWildlife: Water CatchmentsHeidi Plank      970-244-3012BLMGJFOInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-130-2013-0030-EARealty: Black Hills Plaeau Production, LLC Produced Water Pipeline + 1 NG line and a second waterlineCathy Ventling 970-244-3009Black Hills ProductionNW of De Beque near Roan CreekInternal Scoping/Document preparation
CO-134-2013-0005-EARecreation: Special Recreation Permit Programmatic EAShane Dittlinger    970-244-3029BLMMcInnis NCAInternal Scoping/Document Preparation
CO-130-2013-0035-CX-390(3)O&G:  2 Book Cliff wells, on 2 existing pads to be expandedJulia Christiansen      970-244-3093Endeavour Corp.T8S R101W, Sec 13, SESW           T8S R100W, Sec 31, NWNEInternal Scoping/Document Preparation