Notice of Invitation for Coal Exploration License Application, Oxbow Mining, LLC. COC 68482; Colorado, 32369 [05-10924]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 105 / Thursday, June 2, 2005 / Notices Dated: March 4, 2005. Charles P. Pope, Assistant Manager, Nonrenewable Resources, Carson City Field Office. [FR Doc. 05–10927 Filed 6–1–05; 8:45 am] Dated: March 1, 2005. Karen Zurek, Solid Minerals Staff, Division of Energy, Lands and Minerals. [FR Doc. 05–10924 Filed 6–1–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–HC–P BILLING CODE 4310–JB–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management Bureau of Land Management [MT–921–05–1320–EL–P; MTM 94378] [CO–921–05–1320–EL; COC 68482] Notice of Coal Lease Application— MTM 94378—Spring Creek Coal Company Notice of Invitation for Coal Exploration License Application, Oxbow Mining, LLC. COC 68482; Colorado AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of February 25, 1920, as amended, and to Title 43, Code of Federal Regulations, Subpart 3410, members of the public are hereby invited to participate with Oxbow Mining, LLC, in a program for the exploration of unleased coal deposits owned by the United States of America containing approximately 491.15 acres in Gunnison and Delta Counties, Colorado. Written Notice of Intent to Participate, including serial number COC 68482 should be addressed to the attention of the following persons and both must receive the notice by July 5, 2005. DATES: Karen Zurek, CO–921, Solid Minerals Staff, Division of Energy, Lands and Minerals, Colorado State Office, Bureau of Land Management, 2850 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80215; and, James A. Kiger, Oxbow Mining, LLC, P.O. Box 535, Somerset, Colorado 81434. ADDRESSES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karen Zurek at (303) 239–3795. The application for coal exploration license is available for public inspection during normal business hours under serial number COC 68482 at the Bureau of Land Management, Colorado State Office, 2850 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80215, and at the Uncompahgre Field Office, 2505 South Townsend Avenue, Montrose, Colorado 81401. Any party electing to participate in this program must share all costs on a pro rata basis with Oxbow Mining, LLC, and with any other party or parties who elect to participate. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: VerDate jul<14>2003 16:54 Jun 01, 2005 Jkt 205001 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Notice of Spring Creek Coal Company’s Coal Lease Application MTM 94378 for certain coal resources within the Powder River Coal Region. The land included in Coal Lease Application MTM 94378 is located in Big Horn County, Montana. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rebecca Sprugin, Coal Coordinator, at telephone 406–896–5080, Bureau of Land Management, Montana State Office, 5001 Southgate Drive, P.O. Box 36800, Billings, Montana 59107–6800. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The land included in the coal lease application is described as follows: T. 8 S., R. 39 E., P. M. M. Sec. 13: SW1⁄4NW1⁄4NW1⁄4, SW1⁄4NW1⁄4, SW1⁄4SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, N1⁄2SW1⁄4, N1⁄2SW1⁄4SW1⁄4, N1⁄2SE1⁄4SW1⁄4SW1⁄4, SE1⁄4SE1⁄4SW1⁄4SW1⁄4, SE1⁄4SW1⁄4, NW1⁄4NW1⁄4SE1⁄4, S1⁄2NW1⁄4SE1⁄4, N1⁄2SW1⁄4SE1⁄4, SW1⁄4SW1⁄4SE1⁄4; Sec. 14: NW1⁄4NE1⁄4NE1⁄4, S1⁄2NE1⁄4NE1⁄4, NW1⁄4NE1⁄4, S1⁄2NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4NE1⁄4NW1⁄4, NE1⁄4SW1⁄4NW1⁄4, N1⁄2SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, N1⁄2NE1⁄4SE1⁄4, N1⁄2S1⁄2NE1⁄4SE1⁄4, S1⁄2SE1⁄4NE1⁄4SE1⁄4, NE1⁄4NE1⁄4SE1⁄4SE1⁄4; Sec. 15: NW1⁄4SW1⁄4SE1⁄4, S1⁄2SW1⁄4SE1⁄4; Sec. 22: NE1⁄4NE1⁄4, N1⁄2NW1⁄4NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4NW1⁄4NE1⁄4, NE1⁄4SE1⁄4NE1⁄4, NE1⁄4NE1⁄4NW1⁄4; Sec. 23: SW1⁄4SW1⁄4NW1⁄4NE1⁄4, S1⁄2N1⁄2NW1⁄4, S1⁄2NW1⁄4; Sec. 24: N1⁄2NE1⁄4NW1⁄4; Sec. 25: SW1⁄4SW1⁄4; Sec. 26: SW1⁄4NE1⁄4NE1⁄4SW1⁄4, W1⁄2NW1⁄4NE1⁄4SW1⁄4, SE1⁄4NW1⁄4NE1⁄4SW1⁄4, S1⁄2NE1⁄4SW1⁄4, NW1⁄4SW1⁄4, N1⁄2SE1⁄4SW1⁄4, S1⁄2NW1⁄4SE1⁄4, S1⁄2SE1⁄4; Sec. 27: SW1⁄4NW1⁄4SE1⁄4NE1⁄4, S1⁄2SE1⁄4NE1⁄4, NW1⁄4NE1⁄4SW1⁄4NE1⁄4, S1⁄2NE1⁄4SW1⁄4NE1⁄4, W1⁄2SW1⁄4NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4SW1⁄4NE1⁄4, E1⁄2SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, N1⁄2NE1⁄4SE1⁄4, SE1⁄4NE1⁄4SE1⁄4, NE1⁄4NW1⁄4SE1⁄4; T. 8 S., R. 40 E., P. M. M. Sec. 30: S1⁄2NW1⁄4SE1⁄4, S1⁄2SE1⁄4; PO 00000 Frm 00081 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 32369 The 1,207.50-acre tract contains an estimated 121.4 million tons of recoverable coal reserves. The application will be processed in accordance with the provisions of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended (30 U.S.C. 181, et seq.), and the implementing regulations at 43 CFR Part 3400. A decision to allow leasing of the coal reserves in said tract will result in a competitive lease sale to be held at a time and place to be announced through publication pursuant to 43 CFR 3422. Spring Creek Coal Company is the operator of the Spring Creek Mine. The entire area included within this lease application lies within the Spring Creek Mine SMP79012 permit area. The area applied for would be mined as an extension of the Spring Creek Mine and would utilize the same methods as those currently being used. The lease being applied for can extend the life of the mine by about 8 years and enable recovery of coal that might never be mined if not mined as a logical extension of current pits. Notice of Availability: The application is available for review between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. at the Bureau of Land Management, Montana State Office, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101, and at the Bureau of Land Management, Miles City Field Office, 111 Garryowen Road, Miles City, Montana, 59301–0940, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Dated: March 30, 2005. Randy D. Heuscher, Chief, Branch of Solid Minerals. [FR Doc. 05–10925 Filed 6–1–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–88–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [CO–03–840–1610–241A] Canyons of the Ancients National Monument Advisory Committee Meeting Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of meeting. AGENCY: SUMMARY: In accordance with the Federal Land Policy and Management Act (FLPMA) and the Federal Advisory Committee Act of 1972 (FACA), the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Canyons of the Ancients National Monument (Monument) Advisory Committee (Committee), will meet as directed below. E:\FR\FM\02JNN1.SGM 02JNN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[CO-921-05-1320-EL; COC 68482]


Notice of Invitation for Coal Exploration License Application, 
Oxbow Mining, LLC. COC 68482; Colorado

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of February 25, 1920, as 
amended, and to Title 43, Code of Federal Regulations, Subpart 3410, 
members of the public are hereby invited to participate with Oxbow 
Mining, LLC, in a program for the exploration of unleased coal deposits 
owned by the United States of America containing approximately 491.15 
acres in Gunnison and Delta Counties, Colorado.

DATES: Written Notice of Intent to Participate, including serial number 
COC 68482 should be addressed to the attention of the following persons 
and both must receive the notice by July 5, 2005.

ADDRESSES: Karen Zurek, CO-921, Solid Minerals Staff, Division of 
Energy, Lands and Minerals, Colorado State Office, Bureau of Land 
Management, 2850 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80215; and, 
James A. Kiger, Oxbow Mining, LLC, P.O. Box 535, Somerset, Colorado 
81434.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Karen Zurek at (303) 239-3795.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The application for coal exploration license 
is available for public inspection during normal business hours under 
serial number COC 68482 at the Bureau of Land Management, Colorado 
State Office, 2850 Youngfield Street, Lakewood, Colorado 80215, and at 
the Uncompahgre Field Office, 2505 South Townsend Avenue, Montrose, 
Colorado 81401. Any party electing to participate in this program must 
share all costs on a pro rata basis with Oxbow Mining, LLC, and with 
any other party or parties who elect to participate.

    Dated: March 1, 2005.
Karen Zurek,
Solid Minerals Staff, Division of Energy, Lands and Minerals.
[FR Doc. 05-10924 Filed 6-1-05; 8:45 am]
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