Bureau of Land Management Eastern States issues notice for oil and gas lease sale

FALLS CHURCH, VA. — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Eastern States Office has selected the No Action Alternative, as analyzed in the posted Environmental Assessment (DOI-BLM-Eastern States-J000-2021-0037-EA) evaluating one parcel totaling approximately 80 acres of federal oil and gas leases. The parcel is located in Covington County, Alabama.  

With its decision to select the No Action Alternative, no Sale Notice will be issued, and no lease sale will be held in the second quarter of 2022.  

Links to the environmental assessment and other pertinent information are available online at https://go.usa.gov/xMJ4A

Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS) at 7-1-1 to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The TRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. 

The National Fluid Lease Sale System includes information on current and upcoming BLM lease sales



The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 western states, including Alaska, on behalf of the American people. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. Our mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.

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