Federal Register: October 29, 2010 (Volume 75, Number 209)
DOCID: fr29oc10-96 FR Doc 2010-27393
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
Land Management Bureau
LLC ID: [LLCO921000-L13200000-EL0000, COC-74447]
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice.
Notice of Invitation To Participate; Exploration for Coal in Colorado License Application COC-74447
DATES: Any party electing to participate in this exploration program must send written notice to the Williams Fork Land Company and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) as provided in the ADDRESSES section below by November 29, 2010 or 10 calendar days after the last publication of this notice in the Craig Daily Press and the Steamboat Pilot newspapers, whichever is later. This notice will be published once a week for 2 consecutive weeks in the Craig Daily Press, Craig, Colorado, and the Steamboat Pilot, Steamboat Springs, Colorado.
All interested parties are hereby invited to participate with Williams Fork Land Company on a pro rata costsharing basis, in a program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the United States of America in lands located in Moffat and Routt Counties, Colorado.
Exploration for Coal in Colorado License Application COC–74447
The authority for the notice is Section 2(b)
of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended by Section 4 of the
Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of 1976 and the regulations adopted
as 43 CFR part 3410. The purpose of the exploration program is to gain
additional geologic knowledge of the coal underlying the exploration
area for the purpose of assessing the reserves contained in a potential
lease. The Federal coal resources are located in Moffat and Routt County, Colorado.
Sixth Principal Meridian
T. 6 N., R. 89 W.,
Sec. 31, lots 5, 6, and 11;
Sec. 32, lot 4.
T. 6 N., R. 90 W.,
Sec. 26, lots 4, 5, and 6, and lots 11 to 14, inclusive;
Sec. 27, lots 1 and 2, and lots 5 to 16, inclusive;
Sec. 28, lot 2, lots 7 to 11, inclusive, and lots 14, 15, and 16;
Sec. 33, lots 1 to 8, inclusive;
Sec. 34, lots 1 to 16, inclusive;
Sec. 35, lots 1 to 16, inclusive.
T. 5 N, R. 89 W.,
Sec. 5, lots 5 to 19, inclusive, and Tr 43;
Sec. 6, lots 1, 2, 4, 6, and 7, S\1/2\NE\1/4\, SE\1/4\, and E\1/ 2\SW\1/4\;
Sec. 7, lots 1, 2, and 3, E\1/2\NW\1/4\, NE\1/4\, N\1/2\SE\1/4\, and NE\1/4\SW\1/4\;
Sec. 8, lots 1 to 7, inclusive, lots 10 to 13, inclusive, and E\1/2\NE\1/4\.
T. 5 N., R. 90 W.,
Sec. 1, lots 5 to 20, inclusive;
Sec. 2, lots 5 to 20, inclusive;
Sec. 3, lots 5 to 18, inclusive;
Sec. 4, lots 5 to 16, inclusive, and lots 18, 19, and 20;
Sec. 10, lot 4;
Sec. 11, lots 1 to 8, inclusive;
Sec. 12, lots 1 to 12, inclusive.
These lands contain 8,690 acres, more or less.
The proposed exploration program will be conducted pursuant to an exploration plan to be approved by the BLM. The plan may be modified to accommodate the legitimate exploration needs of persons seeking to participate.
The foregoing is published in the Federal Register pursuant to 43 CFR 3410.21(c)(1).
Helen M. Hankins,
[FR Doc. 201027393 Filed 102810; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310JBP
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Kurt M. Barton at (303) 239-3714, Kurt_Barton@blm.gov. or Jennifer Maiolo at (970) 8265077, Jennifer Maiolo @blm.gov.