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Pinedale Field Office
Release Date: 06/21/11
Contacts: Shelley Gregory    

BLM Pinedale Field Office Issues Decision on Stewart Point 7-28

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pinedale Field Office has issued a finding of no significant impact (FONSI) and decision record (DR) for the Stewart Point 7-28 environmental assessment (EA).

The DR allows QEP Energy to construct the Stewart Point 7-28 well pad and drill two natural gas delineation wells this summer in T. 33 N., R. 109 W., Sec. 28, approximately four miles south of Pinedale, Wyo. in the Stewart Point area of the Pinedale Anticline Project Area. Construction activities, drilling or completion operations will not be conducted during the winter mule deer seasonal restriction period.

The EA, FONSI, DR and additional materials are available at, at the Pinedale Field Office at 1625 W. Pine St., Pinedale, Wyo., and via mail by sending a request to

For more information, please contact Janet Bellis at 307-367-5316 or

The BLM manages more than 245 million acres of public land, the most of any Federal agency. This land, known as the National System of Public Lands, is primarily located in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The BLM's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. In Fiscal Year 2015, the BLM generated $4.1 billion in receipts from activities occurring on public lands.

Last updated: 06-21-2011