Application for Conveyance of Mineral Interest; Montana, 9098-9099 [05-3522]

Download as PDF 9098 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 36 / Thursday, February 24, 2005 / Notices Unit of the Central Utah Project, has expired. This order opens the lands to location and entry under the mining laws. EFFECTIVE DATE: March 28, 2005. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ID–090–5700–EU; IDI–32281; DBG–05– 0002] FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rhonda Flynn, BLM Utah State Office, 324 S. State Street, Salt Lake City, Utah, 84111–2303, 801–539–4132. Notice of Realty Action, Sale of Public Land in Owyhee County, ID AGENCY: 1. Public Land Order No. 6550, published in the Federal Register July 23, 1984 (49 FR 29599), which withdrew the following described National Forest System lands for use by the Bureau of Reclamation in constructing recreation facilities associated with the Upalco Unit of the Central Utah Project, expired by operation of law on July 22, 2004. Ashley National Forest Uintah Special Meridian T. 2 N., R. 4 W., Sec. 4, lots 3 and 4, NW1⁄4SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, and NE1⁄4SW1⁄4NW1⁄4. T. 3 N., R. 5 W., Sec. 34, SW1⁄4SW1⁄4 and S1⁄2NW1⁄4SW1⁄4. The area described contains 159.91 acres in Duchesne County. 2. At 10 a.m. on March 28, 2005, the lands described in Paragraph 1 above will be opened to location and entry under the United States mining laws, subject to valid existing rights, the provisions of existing withdrawals, other segregations of record, and the requirements of applicable law. Appropriation of any of the lands described in this order under the general mining laws prior to the date and time of restoration is unauthorized. Any such attempted appropriation, including attempted adverse possession under 30 U.S.C. 38 (2000), shall vest no rights against the United States. Acts required to establish a location and to initiate a right of possession are governed by State law where not in conflict with Federal law. The Bureau of Land Management will not intervene in disputes between rival locators over possessory rights since Congress has provided for such determinations in local courts. (Authority: 43 CFR 2091.6) Dated: December 16, 2004. Kent Hoffman, Deputy State Director, Lands and Minerals. [FR Doc. 05–3516 Filed 2–23–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–MN–P VerDate jul<14>2003 18:49 Feb 23, 2005 Jkt 205001 Dated: January 4, 2005. Mitchell A Jaurena, Acting Bruneau Field Manager. [FR Doc. 05–3518 Filed 2–23–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GG–U Bureau of Land Management, Interior. Notice of Realty Action, Sale of Public Land in Owyhee County, Idaho. ACTION: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: $50.00 is required from the purchaser for the conveyance of the mineral interests (43 CFR part 2720). The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has determined that 30 acres of public land located in Owyhee County, Idaho is suitable for direct sale to Owyhee County under Sections 203 and 209 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (90 Stat 2750, 43 U.S.C. 1713). DATES: Comments should be received by April 11, 2005. ADDRESSES: Comments should be sent to the Bruneau Field Office 3948 Development Avenue, Boise, Idaho 83705–5389. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Candi Miracle, Realty Specialist, at the address shown above or (208) 384–3455. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The public land proposed for sale is described as follows: DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management SUMMARY: Boise Meridian, Owyhee County, Idaho T. 6 S., R. 4 E., section 4: W1⁄2NW1⁄4SE1⁄4, W1⁄2E1⁄2NW1⁄4SE1⁄4. The parcel of public land contains 30 acres. The 1981 Bruneau Management Framework Plan identified the public land as available for disposal. On February 24, 2005 the parcel will be segregated from appropriation under the public land laws, including the mining laws, except the sale provisions of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA). The segregative effect will end upon issuance of patent or November 21, 2005, whichever occurs first. The public land will not be offered for sale until April 25, 2005 at the appraised fair market value of $9,000. The patent, when issued, will contain a reservation to the United States for ditches and canals. This land is being offered by direct sale to Owyhee County pursuant to 43 CFR 2711.3–3, to provide a needed buffer around the existing Rimrock Landfill. It has been determined that the subject parcel contains no known mineral values; therefore, mineral interests will be conveyed simultaneously under the authority of Section 209 of FLPMA. A separate non-refundable filing fee of PO 00000 Frm 00068 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 [MT–924–5410–FR–E035; MTM 93499] Application for Conveyance of Mineral Interest; Montana AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: Notice is given that, pursuant to section 209b of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1719(b)), Mr. Tim Weikert has applied to purchase the mineral estate described as follows: Principal Meridian, Montana T. 7 S., R. 3 W., Sec. 19, W1⁄2NE1⁄4NE1⁄4. Containing 20.00 acres, more or less. The mineral interest will be conveyed in whole or in part upon favorable mineral examination. The purpose is to allow consolidation of surface and subsurface mineral ownership where there are no known mineral values or in those instances where the United States mineral reservation interferes with or precludes appropriate non-mineral development and such development is a more beneficial use of the land than the mineral development. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tami Lorenz, Legal Instruments Examiner, BLM Montana State Office, P.O. Box 36800, Billings, Montana 59107–6800, 406–896–5053. Upon publication of this notice in the Federal Register as provided in 43 CFR 2720.1– 1(b), the mineral interests within the legal description given above will be segregated to the extent that they will not be subject to appropriation under the mining and mineral leasing laws. The segregative effect of the application shall terminate upon issuance of a conveyance document, final rejection of the application, or 2 years from the date of filing of the application May 21, 2004, whichever occurs first. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\24FEN1.SGM 24FEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 36 / Thursday, February 24, 2005 / Notices Dated: February 2, 2005. Howard A. Lemm, Deputy State Director, Division of Resources. [FR Doc. 05–3522 Filed 2–23–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–$$–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ES–960–1910–BJ–4489; ES–053127, Group No. 39, Illinois] Eastern States: Filing of Plat of Survey Bureau of Land Management. Notice of filing of plat of survey; AGENCY: ACTION: Illinois. SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described below in the BLM–Eastern States, Springfield, Virginia, 30 calendar days from the date of publication in the Federal Register. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bureau of Land Management, 7450 Boston Boulevard, Springfield, Virginia 22153. Attn: Cadastral Survey. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This survey was requested by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The lands we surveyed are: Fourth Principal Meridian, Illinois T. 7 S., Rs. 5 and 6 W. The plat of survey represents the dependent resurvey of portions of the township boundaries, portions of the subdivisional lines and the survey of the Lock and Dam No. 24 acquisition boundary, in Township 7 South, Ranges 5 and 6 West, of the Fourth Principal Meridian, in the State of Illinois, and was accepted on January 28, 2005. We will place a copy of the plat we described in the open files. It will be made available to the public as a matter of information. Dated: January 28, 2005. Stephen D. Douglas, Chief Cadastral Surveyor. [FR Doc. 05–3560 Filed 2–23–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–GJ–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Minerals Management Service Outer Continental Shelf Beaufort Sea Alaska, Oil and Gas Lease Sale 195 Minerals Management Service, Interior. ACTION: Final Notice of Sale OCS Oil and Gas Lease Sale 195, Beaufort Sea AGENCY: The MMS will hold OCS oil and gas lease Sale 195 on March 30, SUMMARY: VerDate jul<14>2003 18:49 Feb 23, 2005 Jkt 205001 2005, in accordance with provisions of the OCS Lands Act (43 U.S.C. 1331– 1356, as amended), the implementing regulations (30 CFR Part 256), and the OCS Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 2002–2007. DATES: Lease Sale 195 is scheduled to be held on March 30, 2005, at the Wilda Marston Theatre, Z.J. Loussac Public Library, 3600 Denali Street, Anchorage, Alaska. Public reading will begin at 9 a.m. All times referred to in this document are local Anchorage, Alaska times, unless otherwise specified. ADDRESSES: A package containing the final Notice of Sale and several supporting and essential documents referenced herein are available from: Alaska OCS Region, Information Resource Center, Minerals Management Service, 3801 Centerpoint Drive, Suite 500, Anchorage, Alaska 99503–5823, Telephone: (907) 334–5206 or 1–800– 764–2627. These documents are also available on the MMS Alaska OCS Region’s Web site at www.mms.gov/alaska. Filing of Bids: Bidders will be required to submit bids to the MMS at the Alaska OCS Region Office, 3801 Centerpoint Drive, Fifth Floor, Anchorage, Alaska 99503–5823 between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on normal business days, prior to the Bid Submission deadline of 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 29, 2005. If bids are mailed, the envelope containing all of the sealed bids must be marked as follows: Attention: Mr. Fred King, Contains Sealed Bids for Sale 195. If bids are received later than the time and date specified above, they will be returned unopened to the bidders. Bidders may not modify or withdraw their bids unless the Regional Director, Alaska OCS Region receives a written modification or written withdrawal request prior to 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 29, 2005. Should an unexpected event such as an earthquake or travel restrictions be significantly disruptive to bid submission, the Alaska OCS Region may extend the Bid Submission Deadline. Bidders may call (907) 334– 5200 for information about the possible extension of the Bid Submission Deadline due to such an event. Note: Four blocks in the easternmost Beaufort Sea area are subject to jurisdictional claims by both the United States and Canada. This Notice refers to this area as the Disputed Portion of the Beaufort Sea. The section on Method of Bidding identifies the four blocks and describes the procedures for submitting bids for them. Area Offered for Leasing: MMS is offering for leasing all whole and partial blocks listed in the document ‘‘Blocks PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 9099 Available for Leasing in OCS Oil and Gas Lease Sale 195’’ included in the FNOS 195 package. All of these blocks are shown on the following Official Protraction Diagrams (which may be purchased from the Alaska OCS Region): • NR 05–01, Dease Inlet, revised September 30, 1997 • NR 05–02, Harrison Bay North, revised September 30, 1997 • NR05–03, Teshekpuk, revised September 30, 1997 • NR 05–04, Harrison Bay, revised September 30, 1997 • NR 06–01, Beechey Point North, approved February 1, 1996 • NR 06–03, Beechey Point, revised September 30, 1997 • NR 06–04, Flaxman Island, revised September 30, 1997 • NR 07–03, Barter Island, revised September 30, 1997 • NR 07–05, Demarcation Point, revised September 30, 1997 • NR 07–06, Mackenzie Canyon, revised September 30, 1997 Official block descriptions are derived from these diagrams; however, not all blocks included on a diagram are being offered. To ascertain which blocks are being offered and the royalty suspension provisions that apply you must refer to the document ‘‘Blocks Available for Leasing in OCS Oil and Gas Lease Sale 195.’’ The Beaufort Sea OCS Oil and Gas Lease Sale 195’’ Locator Map is also available to assist in locating the blocks relative to the adjacent areas. The Locator Map is for use in identifying locations of blocks but is not part of the official description of blocks available for lease. Some of the blocks may be partially encumbered by an existing lease, or transected by administrative lines such as the Federal/state jurisdictional line. Partial block descriptions are derived from Supplemental Official OCS Block Diagrams and OCS Composite Block Diagrams, which are available upon request at the address, phone number, or internet site given above. Statutes and Regulations: Each lease issued in this lease sale is subject to the OCS Lands Act of August 7, 1953, 67 Stat. 462; 43 U.S.C. 1331 et seq., as amended (92 Stat. 629), hereinafter called ‘‘the Act’’; all regulations issued pursuant to the Act and in existence upon the effective date of the lease; all regulations issued pursuant to the statute in the future which provide for the prevention of waste and conservation of the natural resources of the OCS and the protection of correlative rights therein; and all other applicable statutes and regulations. E:\FR\FM\24FEN1.SGM 24FEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 36 (Thursday, February 24, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Pages 9098-9099]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[MT-924-5410-FR-E035; MTM 93499]


Application for Conveyance of Mineral Interest; Montana

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Notice is given that, pursuant to section 209b of the Federal 
Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1719(b)), Mr. Tim 
Weikert has applied to purchase the mineral estate described as 
follows:

Principal Meridian, Montana

T. 7 S., R. 3 W.,
    Sec. 19, W\1/2\NE\1/4\NE\1/4\.

    Containing 20.00 acres, more or less.

    The mineral interest will be conveyed in whole or in part upon 
favorable mineral examination.
    The purpose is to allow consolidation of surface and subsurface 
mineral ownership where there are no known mineral values or in those 
instances where the United States mineral reservation interferes with 
or precludes appropriate non-mineral development and such development 
is a more beneficial use of the land than the mineral development.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tami Lorenz, Legal Instruments 
Examiner, BLM Montana State Office, P.O. Box 36800, Billings, Montana 
59107-6800, 406-896-5053.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Upon publication of this notice in the 
Federal Register as provided in 43 CFR 2720.1-1(b), the mineral 
interests within the legal description given above will be segregated 
to the extent that they will not be subject to appropriation under the 
mining and mineral leasing laws. The segregative effect of the 
application shall terminate upon issuance of a conveyance document, 
final rejection of the application, or 2 years from the date of filing 
of the application May 21, 2004, whichever occurs first.


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    Dated: February 2, 2005.
Howard A. Lemm,
Deputy State Director, Division of Resources.
[FR Doc. 05-3522 Filed 2-23-05; 8:45 am]
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