Federal Register: December 23, 2010 (Volume 75, Number 246)
DOCID: fr23de10-96 FR Doc 2010-32315
DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR
Land Management Bureau
LLU ID: [LLUT920-09-L13200000-EL000, UTU-88021]
DOCUMENT ACTION: Notice of Invitation to Participate in Coal Exploration License.
Notice of Invitation to Participate In Coal Exploration License, Utah
DATES: The notice of invitation to participate in this coal exploration license was published, once each week for 2 consecutive weeks, in the Emery County Progress (beginning the second week of August 2010), and by virtue of this announcement in the Federal Register.
Any person seeking to participate in this exploration program must send written notice to both the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and PacifiCorp, as provided in the ADDRESSES section below, no later than January 24, 2011.
All interested qualified parties are hereby invited to participate with PacifiCorp on a pro rata cost sharing basis in its program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the United States of America in Emery County, Utah.
Invitation to Participate In Coal Exploration License, Utah
The exploration activities will be performed
pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended, 30 U.S.C.
201(b), and to the regulations at 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
coal resources. The exploration program is fully described and is being
conducted pursuant to an exploration license and plan approved by the
BLM. The exploration plan may be modified to accommodate the legitimate
exploration needs of persons seeking to participate. The area to be
explored includes the followingdescribed lands in Emery County, Utah: Salt Lake Meridian, Utah
T. 16 S., R. 6 E.,
Sec. 22, SE\1/4\SE\1/4\;
Sec. 23, S\1/2\S\1/2\;
Sec. 24, S\1/2\;
Sec. 25, W\1/2\;
Sec. 26, all; and
Sec. 27, E\1/2\E\1/2\.
Salt Lake Meridian, Utah
T. 16 S., R. 7 E.,
Sec. 19, lot 4, E\1/2\NE\1/4\, E\1/2\W\1/2\NE\1/4\; and
Sec. 20, N\1/2\NW\1/4\, W\1/2\SW\1/4\NW\1/4\, W\1/2\E\1/2\SW\1/ 4\NW\1/4\.
Containing 1,892.78 acres.
The Federal coal within the abovedescribed lands is currently not leased for development of Federal coal resources.
Authority: 43 CFR 3410.21(c)(1).
Associate State Director.
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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT
Stan Perkes by telephone at 801-539- 4036, or by email: Stan_Perkes@blm.gov.