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Two Week Public Scoping
Field Office project lead contacts are listed on the nominated parcel webpage.
|12/15/2014 through 12/29/2014||Two week public scoping period of nominated lease parcels including the field offices 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
Comments can be submitted to the BLM NM State Office at the following address: NMleasesalecomments@blm.gov
2/9/2015 through 3/10/2015
|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 & Protest Period
4/17/2015 through 5/21/2015
Last day to submit protest: 5/21/2015
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 for the Oklahoma and Texas parcels, 056-072, occurred January 21, 2015, through February 19, 2015. Due to the postponement of the April 2015 Oil & Gas Lease Sale, these parcels are now being offered for sale in the July 2015 Oil & Gas Lease Sale. These parcels are not subject to the July 2015 Oil & Gas Lease Sale protest period.
- Protests Received
- Protest Response
4/22/2015 or later
|Lease sale protests received from the public during the 30 day protest period and BLM responses to the protests and decisions.|
|7/22/2015||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
|6/26/2015 or later||Final lease sale EA with signed FONSI and Decision Record (DR).|
|LR2000 Lease Issuance Report||TBD||Report of the leases issued after the sale.|