The Bureau of Land Management Wyoming State Office has posted its proposed list of parcels for the quarterly competitive oil and gas lease sale scheduled for Aug. 4, 2015, at the Holiday Inn in Cheyenne. Doors open at 7 a.m., and auction begins at 8 a.m.
The posted list, which identifies 72 proposed parcels totaling 70,035.50 acres, initiates a 30-day public protest period.
The sale includes parcels located in Big Horn, Converse, Crook, Fremont, Natrona, Niobrara, Park, Weston and Washakie counties in Wyoming.
Copies of the complete August 2015 competitive oil and gas lease sale notice will be available at the sale and may be purchased in advance for $5 from the State Office at 5353 Yellowstone Road in Cheyenne, or by writing: BLM, Attn: Copy Work, P.O. Box 1828, Cheyenne, Wyo. 82003. Copies are also available for purchase from each BLM field office in Wyoming.
The complete August 2015 competitive oil and gas lease sale notice may be viewed and/or downloaded free of charge from this web page. Also available at this website are the oil and gas leasing environmental assessments, including public comments, for the August 2015 oil and gas lease sale.