Federal Register: May 1, 2008 (Volume 73, Number 85)
DOCID: fr01my08-70 FR Doc E8-9195
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
Land Management Bureau
WY ID: [WY-920-1320-EL, WYW176446]
ACTION: Closure of BLM Public Lands:
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice of Invitation for Coal Exploration License.
Coal Exploration License, WY
Pursuant to section 2(b) of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920,
as amended by section 4 of the Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of
1976, 90 Stat. 1083, 30 U.S.C. 201(b), and to the regulations adopted
as 43 CFR 3410, all interested parties are hereby invited to
participate with Black Butte Coal Company on a pro rata cost sharing
basis in its program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the
United States of America in the followingdescribed lands in Sweetwater County, WY:
T. 18 N., R. 101 W., 6th P.M., Wyoming
Sec. 2: Lot 4;
Sec. 4: Lots 1, 2, S\1/2\NE\1/4\;
T. 19 N., R. 101 W., 6th P.M., Wyoming
Sec. 26: N\1/2\NE\1/4\, NE\1/4\NW\1/4\.
Containing 319.83 acres, more or less.
The purpose of the exploration program is to obtain structural and quality information of the coal. The proposed exploration program is fully described and will be conducted pursuant to an exploration plan to be approved by the Bureau of Land Management.
Coal Exploration License, WY,
This notice of invitation will be published in the Rock Springs Daily RocketMiner once each week for two consecutive weeks beginning the week of April 28, 2008, and in the Federal Register. Any party electing to participate in this exploration program must send written notice to both the Bureau of Land Management and Black Butte Coal Company, as provided in the ADDRESSES section above, no later than thirty days after publication of this invitation in the Federal Register.
The foregoing is published in the Federal Register pursuant to 43 CFR 3410.21(c)(1).
Dated: April 21, 2008.
Acting Deputy State Director, Minerals and Lands.
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