Wyoming: Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease, 28069 [E7-9637]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 96 / Friday, May 18, 2007 / Notices above. BLM has not issued a valid lease affecting the lands. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management Pamela J. Lewis, Chief, Branch of Fluid Minerals Adjudication. [FR Doc. E7–9598 Filed 5–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–22–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Wyoming: Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and Gas Lease Bureau of Land Management, Interior. Notice of proposed reinstatement of terminated oil and gas lease. ACTION: SUMMARY: Under the provisions of 30 U.S.C. 188(d) and (e), and 43 CFR 3108.2–3(a) and (b)(1), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a petition for reinstatement from Dominion Exploration & Production, Inc. for competitive oil and gas lease WYW129550 for land in Johnson County, Wyoming. The petition was filed on time and was accompanied by all the rentals due since the date the lease terminated under the law. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bureau of Land Management, Pamela J. Lewis, Chief, Branch of Fluid Minerals Adjudication, at (307) 775–6176. The lessee has agreed to the amended lease terms for rentals and royalties at rates of $10.00 per acre or fraction thereof, per year and 162⁄3 percent, respectively. The lessee has paid the required $500 administrative fee and $163 to reimburse the Department for the cost of this Federal Register notice. The lessee has met all the requirements for reinstatement of the lease as set out in Sections 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Lands Leasing Act of 1920 (30 U.S.C. 188), and the Bureau of Land Management is proposing to reinstate lease WYW129550 effective July 1, 2006, under the original terms and conditions of the lease and the increased rental and royalty rates cited above. BLM has not issued a valid lease affecting the lands. pwalker on PROD1PC71 with NOTICES SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pamela J. Lewis, Chief, Branch of Fluid Minerals Adjudication. [FR Doc. E7–9637 Filed 5–17–07; 8:45 am] VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:06 May 17, 2007 Jkt 211001 Bureau of Land Management, Interior. [WY–923–1310–FI; WYW129550] BILLING CODE 4310–22–P Public Land Order No. 7675; Transfer of Administrative Jurisdiction, Petrified Forest National Park Expansion; Arizona AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management AGENCY: [AZ–931–1430–ET; AZAR 0034563] SUMMARY: This order transfers administrative jurisdiction over 15,228.05 acres of public lands from the Bureau of Land Management to the National Park Service for the expansion of the Petrified Forest National Park. DATES: Effective Date: May 18, 2007. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Michael J. Werner, Bureau of Land Management, Arizona State Office, One N. Central Avenue, Suite 800, Phoenix, Arizona 85004. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Public Law 108–430 directs the Secretary of the Interior to transfer administrative jurisdiction of public lands described in this order to the National Park Service to adjust the boundary of the Petrified Forest National Park. Order By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by Public Law No. 108–430, 118 Stat. 2607, and Section 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714 (2000), it is ordered as follows: 1. Subject to valid existing rights, administrative jurisdiction of the following described public lands is hereby transferred from the Bureau of Land Management to the National Park Service: Gila and Salt River Meridian, Arizona T. 17 N., R. 23 E., Sec. 4, lots 1 to 4, inclusive, S1⁄2N1⁄2, and S1⁄2; sec. 6, lots 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, and 7, S1⁄2NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4NW1⁄4, E1⁄2SW1⁄4, and SE1⁄4; sec. 12. T. 18 N., R. 23 E., Sec. 14, N1⁄2NE1⁄4; sec. 22; sec. 28, W1⁄2; sec. 34, S1⁄2. T. 18 N., R. 24 E., Sec. 10, E1⁄2; sec. 12, N1⁄2 and S1⁄2SW1⁄4. T. 18 N., R. 25 E., Sec. 6, lots 3 to 7, inclusive, S1⁄2NE1⁄4, and SE1⁄4NW1⁄4; sec. 18, lots 1 to 4, inclusive, E1⁄2, and E1⁄2W1⁄2; sec. 30, lots 1 to 4, inclusive, E1⁄2, and E1⁄2W1⁄2. T. 19 N., R. 23 E., Sec. 22, N1⁄2, SW1⁄4, and W1⁄2SE1⁄4; sec. 28. T. 19 N., R 24 E., Secs. 22, 24, and 26; T. 19 N., R 25 E., Sec. 2, lot 1, SE1⁄4NE1⁄4, SE1⁄4SW1⁄4, and SE1⁄4; sec. 5, W1⁄2SW1⁄4; sec. 6, lots 7, 12, 14, 15, and 16, E1⁄2SW1⁄4, and SE1⁄4; sec. 7, lots 1 to 4, inclusive, E1⁄2, and PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 28069 E1⁄2W1⁄2; secs. 8, 9, and 10; sec. 11, That portion lying North and West of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company’s right-of way; Excepting that portion described as follows: Commencing at the Southwest corner of sec. 35, T. 20 N., R. 25 E., Gila and Salt River Meridian; Thence South 00° 03′ 30″ West along the southerly prolongation of the westerly line of said Section 35, a distance of 6,300 feet; Thence South 89° 56′ 30″ East 50.00 feet to the True Point of Beginning of the parcel being herein described; Thence continuing South 89° 56′ 30″ East 200.00 feet; Thence South 00° 03′ 30″ West 250.00 feet; Thence North 89° 56′ 30″ West 200.00 feet; Thence North 00° 03′ 30″ East 250.00 feet to the point of ending, Containing 1.15 acres, more or less; Sec. 15, That portion lying North and West of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company’s right-of-way; secs. 16 and 17; sec. 18, lots 1 to 4, inclusive, E1⁄2, and E1⁄2W1⁄2; sec. 19, lots 1 to 4, inclusive, E1⁄2, and E1⁄2W1⁄2; sec. 20; sec. 21, That portion lying North and West of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company’s right-of-way; sec. 29, That portion lying North and West of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company’s right-of-way. The areas described aggregate 15,228.05 acres in Apache and Navajo Counties. 2. The lands described in Paragraph 1 shall be administered as part of the Petrified Forest National Park in accordance with the provisions of Public Law 108–430. Dated: April 5, 2007. C. Stephen Allred, Assistant Secretary—Land and Minerals Management. [FR Doc. E7–9586 Filed 5–17–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–32–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [ID–340–1220–NY–254B] Notice of Temporary Off-Highway Vehicle Restriction Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: SUMMARY: Pursuant to 43 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Subpart 8364.1, § 8341.2 and § 9268.3, notice is hereby given that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Salmon Field Office will temporarily restrict motorized access on approximately 50 acres of public lands within an area known as ‘‘Tower Bottoms.’’ DATES: The temporary restriction will take effect immediately with the publication of this notice in the Federal Register, and will continue for up to E:\FR\FM\18MYN1.SGM 18MYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 96 (Friday, May 18, 2007)]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[WY-923-1310-FI; WYW129550]


Wyoming: Notice of Proposed Reinstatement of Terminated Oil and 
Gas Lease

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of proposed reinstatement of terminated oil and gas 
lease.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of 30 U.S.C. 188(d) and (e), and 43 CFR 
3108.2-3(a) and (b)(1), the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) received a 
petition for reinstatement from Dominion Exploration & Production, Inc. 
for competitive oil and gas lease WYW129550 for land in Johnson County, 
Wyoming. The petition was filed on time and was accompanied by all the 
rentals due since the date the lease terminated under the law.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bureau of Land Management, Pamela J. 
Lewis, Chief, Branch of Fluid Minerals Adjudication, at (307) 775-6176.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The lessee has agreed to the amended lease 
terms for rentals and royalties at rates of $10.00 per acre or fraction 
thereof, per year and 16\2/3\ percent, respectively. The lessee has 
paid the required $500 administrative fee and $163 to reimburse the 
Department for the cost of this Federal Register notice. The lessee has 
met all the requirements for reinstatement of the lease as set out in 
Sections 31(d) and (e) of the Mineral Lands Leasing Act of 1920 (30 
U.S.C. 188), and the Bureau of Land Management is proposing to 
reinstate lease WYW129550 effective July 1, 2006, under the original 
terms and conditions of the lease and the increased rental and royalty 
rates cited above. BLM has not issued a valid lease affecting the 
lands.

Pamela J. Lewis,
Chief, Branch of Fluid Minerals Adjudication.
 [FR Doc. E7-9637 Filed 5-17-07; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-22-P