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November 13, 2014 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

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

February 10 - February 25, 2014

Two week public scoping period of nominated lease parcels including preliminary recommendations and stipulations. Stipulation summaries, GIS shapefiles, and maps are also provided. 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

Royal Gorge
GIS Shapefiles
Google Maps
PDF Maps 

News Release

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

May 2 - June 2, 2014

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
Addendum 1

Royal Gorge Field Office
GIS Shapefiles
Google Maps
PDF Maps

News Release

August 15, 2014

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

  • Protests Received
  • Protest Response

No protests were received for this sale.

August 15 - September 14, 2014

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

For information on how to file a protest, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.  

Sale Results 

Final Sale Results

November 13, 2014

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  

Royal Gorge Field Office
Decision Record

November 12, 2014 or later

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

LR2000 Lease Issuance Report


Report of the leases issued after the sale.