November 8, 2012 Oil and Gas Lease Sale

*Please note that not all documents may be available at a given time. They will be added as they become available. 


Date(s) Available





Two Week Public Scoping

Nominated Parcels and Maps

Field Office project lead contacts are listed on the nominated parcel webpage.


March 12 - March 26, 2012

Two week public scoping period of nominated lease parcels. This allows the public an opportunity to provide comments, which are then analyzed and incorporated into the environmental analysis as appropriate. 

30 Day Public Review

EA & Unsigned FONSI

GIS shapefiles


Comments on these documents should be submitted to the individual field offices.

May 21 - June 22, 2012

Thirty day public review and comment period of the lease sale Environmental Assessment (EA) and the unsigned Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI). Comments received from the public will be analyzed and incorporated into the environmental analysis as appropriate.

Lease Sale Notice 

Sale Notice

Google Earth Map

GIS shapefiles

PDF maps

August 10, 2012

Notice of Competitive Lease Sale and lease sale Environmental Assessment (EA) posting with unsigned Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI). Thirty day lease sale protest period begins.  

Protest Period

August 10 - September 10, 2012

Lease sale protests received from the public during the 30-day protest period and the BLM's responses to the protests and decisions.  

Sale Results 

Final Sale Results

November 8, 2012

Summary of the lease sale results. It includes the total number and acreage of parcels sold and the net revenue (bonus bids, fees and first-year rentals) generated from the sale. 

EA, FONSI & Decision Record  

Final EA


Decision Record

November 7, 2012

Final lease sale EA with signed FONSI and Decision Record (DR). 

LR2000 Lease Issuance Report



Report of the leases issued after the sale.