Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana, 63951-63952 [2011-26578]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 199 / Friday, October 14, 2011 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLUT–92000–11–L51100000–GA0000– LVEMJ09–CJ220, UTU85539] Notice of Competitive Coal Lease Sale, Utah Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of competitive coal lease sale. AGENCY: Notice is hereby given that that certain coal resources in the Dry Canyon Coal Tract described below in Carbon County, Utah, will be offered for competitive lease by sealed bid in accordance with the provisions of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended. SUMMARY: The lease sale will be held at 1 p.m., November 15, 2011. The sealed bid must be sent by certified mail, return receipt requested, or be hand delivered to the address indicated below, and must be received on or before 10 a.m. (Mountain time) on November 15, 2011. ADDRESSES: The lease sale will be held in the Fifth Floor Monument Conference Room, of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Utah State Office, 440 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101. Sealed bids can be hand delivered to the Cashier, BLM Utah State Office, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101, during normal business hours (7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.), Monday through Friday, except holidays. Sealed bids may also be sent by certified mail, return receipt requested to the Cashier, BLM Utah State Office, P.O. Box 45155, Salt Lake City, Utah 84145–0155. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jeff McKenzie, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500 Salt Lake City, Utah 84101–1345, telephone 801–539–4038, or e-mail jmkenzi@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This coal lease sale is being held in response to a lease by application (LBA) submitted by UtahAmerican Energy, Inc. The coal resources to be offered consist of all recoverable reserves in the following described lands located approximately 3 miles northeast of Helper, Utah. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES DATES: VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:20 Oct 13, 2011 Jkt 226001 Salt Lake Meridian T. 12 S., R. 10 E. Sec. 25, N1⁄2; Sec. 26, N1⁄2; Sec. 27, N1⁄2; Sec. 28, NE1⁄4, E1⁄2NW1⁄4, SW1⁄4NW1⁄4, and S1⁄2; Sec. 29, E1⁄2SE1⁄4; Sec. 33, all. T. 13 S., R. 10 E. Sec. 3, all; Sec. 4, lots 1 through 4 inclusive, S1⁄2N1⁄2, and N1⁄2S1⁄2; Sec. 8, lot 4; Sec. 10, N1⁄2, and W1⁄2SW1⁄4; Sec. 11, N1⁄2, and SE1⁄4. Containing 4,325.01 acres, more or less, in Carbon County, Utah. UtahAmerican Energy, Inc., submitted the application for the coal lease. The company plans to mine the coal as an extension from their existing Aberdeen Mine, if the lease is obtained. The Dry Canyon Coal Tract has three minable coal beds; the Aberdeen, the Kennilworth and the D seam bed. The minable portions of the coal beds in this area average 10 feet in thickness for the Aberdeen seam, 8 feet in thickness for the Kennilworth seam, and 6 feet in thickness for the D seam. The tract contains an estimated 42.2 million tons of recoverable high-volatile A/B bituminous coal. The coal quality in the coal beds on an ‘‘as received basis’’ is as follows: (1) Aberdeen: 13,414 Btu/lb., 2.35 percent moisture, 5.57 percent ash, 41.86 percent volatile matter, 49.83 percent fixed carbon and 0.49 percent sulfur; (2) Kenilworth: 13,287 Btu/lb., 2.06 percent moisture, 6.91 percent ash, 42.88 percent fixed carbon and 0.72 percent sulfur; (3) D: 12,470 Btu/lb., 6.00 percent moisture, 8.00 percent ash, 39.00 percent volatile matter, 47.00 percent fixed carbon and 0.50 percent sulfur. The tract will be leased to the qualified bidder of the highest cash amount provided that the high bid meets or exceeds the BLM’s estimate of the fair market value (FMV) of the tract. The minimum bid for the tract is $100 per acre or fraction thereof. No bid that is less than $100 per acre, or fraction thereof, will be considered. The minimum bid is not intended to represent the FMV. The FMV of the tract will be determined by the Authorized Officer after the sale. The lease that may be issued as a result of this offering will provide for payment of an annual rental of $3 per acre, or fraction thereof, and a royalty rate of 12.5 percent of the value of coal produced by surface methods, and 8 percent of the value of the coal produced by underground mining methods. The value of the coal will be determined in accordance with 30 CFR 1206.257. PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 63951 All coal LBAs submitted to the BLM for processing on or after November 7, 2005, are subject to cost recovery on a case-by-case basis (See 43 CFR 3000.10(d)(1), 70 FR 58872, October 7, 2005)). Pursuant to the regulations at 43 CFR 3473.2(f) the applicant for the Dry Canyon Coal Tract, UtahAmerican Energy, Inc., will have paid a total caseby-case cost recovery processing fee of $41,300. The successful bidder of the Dry Canyon Coal Tract, if someone other than the applicant, must pay to the BLM the $41,300 previously paid by UtahAmerican Energy, Inc. In that circumstance, any refunds due to the applicant UtahAmerican Energy Inc., would be addressed in accordance with the provisions of 43 CFR 3473.2(f)(3)). Additionally, the successful bidder must pay all processing costs the BLM incurs after the date of this sale notice is published in the Federal Register. The required Detailed Statement for the offered tract, including bidding instructions and sales procedures under 43 CFR 3422.3–2, and the terms and conditions of the proposed coal lease, is available from the BLM, Utah State Office, P.O. Box 45155, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101 or in the Public Room, Room 500, 440 West 200 South, Suite 500, Salt Lake City, Utah 84101. All case file documents and written comments submitted by the public on FMV or royalty rates except those portions identified as proprietary by the commentator and meeting exemptions stated in the Freedom of Information Act, are available for public inspection during normal business hours in the BLM Public Room. Jeff Rawson, Associate State Director. [FR Doc. 2011–26352 Filed 10–13–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–DQ–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLMT926000–L19100000–BJ0000– LRCME0R04766] Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of filing of plats of survey. AGENCY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described below in the BLM Montana State Office, Billings, Montana, on November 14, 2011. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\14OCN1.SGM 14OCN1 63952 Federal Register / Vol. 76, No. 199 / Friday, October 14, 2011 / Notices Protests of the survey must be filed before November 14, 2011 to be considered. protests and they have become final, including decisions or appeals. Protests of the survey should be sent to the Branch of Cadastral Survey, Bureau of Land Management, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101–4669. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marvin Montoya, Cadastral Surveyor, Branch of Cadastral Survey, Bureau of Land Management, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101–4669, telephone (406) 896–5124 or (406) 896– 5009, Marvin_Montoya@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This survey was executed at the request of the Regional Director, Rocky Mountain Region, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Billings, Montana, and was necessary to determine individual and tribal trust lands. The lands we surveyed are: James D. Claflin, Chief Cadastral Surveyor, Division of Resources. DATES: Authority: 43 U.S.C. Chap. 3. ADDRESSES: tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Principal Meridian, Montana T. 3 S., R. 44 E. The plat, in three sheets, representing the dependent resurvey of a portion of the subdivisional lines, a portion of the subdivision of section 28, the adjusted original meanders of the former left bank of the Tongue River, downstream, through sections 27, 28, and 29, and the adjusted original meanders of the former right bank of the Tongue River, downstream, through sections 21 and 28, the subdivision of section 28 and the survey of the meanders of the present left bank of the Tongue River, downstream, through sections 27 and 28, and a portion of section 29, the meanders of the present right bank of the Tongue River and informative traverse, downstream, through portions of sections 21 and 28, the limits of erosion in sections 27 and 28, and certain division of accretion lines, Township 3 South, Range 44 East, Principal Meridian, Montana, was accepted September 30, 2011. We will place a copy of the plat, in three sheets, and related field notes we described in the open files. They will be available to the public as a matter of information. If the BLM receives a protest against this survey, as shown on this plat, in three sheets, prior to the date of the official filing, we will stay the filing pending our consideration of the protest. We will not officially file this plat, in three sheets, until the day after we have accepted or dismissed all VerDate Mar<15>2010 15:20 Oct 13, 2011 Jkt 226001 [FR Doc. 2011–26578 Filed 10–13–11; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–DN–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLMT926000–L19100000–BJ0000– LRCME0R04772] Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of filing of plats of survey. subdivision of section 14, Township 30 North, Range 11 West, Principal Meridian, Montana, was accepted September 29, 2011. We will place a copy of the plat, in one sheet, and related field notes we described, in the open files. They will be available to the public as a matter of information. If the BLM receives a protest against this survey, as shown on this plat, in one sheet, prior to the date of the official filing, we will stay the filing pending our consideration of the protest. We will not officially file this plat, in one sheet, until the day after we have accepted or dismissed all protests and they have become final, including decisions or appeals. Authority: 43 U.S.C. Chap. 3. James D. Claflin, Chief Cadastral Surveyor, Division of Resources. [FR Doc. 2011–26563 Filed 10–13–11; 8:45 am] The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described below in the BLM Montana State Office, Billings, Montana, on November 14, 2011. DATES: Protests of the survey must be filed before November 14, 2011 to be considered. BILLING CODE 4310–DN–P Protests of the survey should be sent to the Branch of Cadastral Survey, Bureau of Land Management, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101–4669. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marvin Montoya, Cadastral Surveyor, Branch of Cadastral Survey, Bureau of Land Management, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101–4669, telephone (406) 896–5124 or (406) 896– 5009, Marvin_Montoya@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This survey was executed at the request of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Rocky Mountain Region, Billings, Montana, and was necessary to determine individual and tribal trust lands. The lands we surveyed are: Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana SUMMARY: ADDRESSES: Principal Meridian, Montana T. 30 N., R. 11 W. The plat, in one sheet, representing the dependent resurvey of a portion of the subdivisional lines, a portion of the subdivision of section 14, and the PO 00000 Frm 00052 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLMT926000–L19100000–BJ0000– LRCME0R04760] Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice of filing of plats of survey. AGENCY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of survey of the lands described below in the BLM Montana State Office, Billings, Montana, on November 14, 2011. DATES: Protests of the survey must be filed before November 14, 2011 to be considered. SUMMARY: Protests of the survey should be sent to the Branch of Cadastral Survey, Bureau of Land Management, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101–4669. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marvin Montoya, Cadastral Surveyor, Branch of Cadastral Survey, Bureau of Land Management, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana 59101–4669, telephone (406) 896–5124 or (406) 896– 5009, Marvin_Montoya@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay Service (FIRS) at 1–800–877–8339 to contact the above individual during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a ADDRESSES: E:\FR\FM\14OCN1.SGM 14OCN1

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[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 199 (Friday, October 14, 2011)]
[Notices]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-26578]


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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLMT926000-L19100000-BJ0000-LRCME0R04766]


Notice of Filing of Plats of Survey; Montana

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice of filing of plats of survey.

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SUMMARY: The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will file the plat of 
survey of the lands described below in the BLM Montana State Office, 
Billings, Montana, on November 14, 2011.

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DATES: Protests of the survey must be filed before November 14, 2011 to 
be considered.

ADDRESSES: Protests of the survey should be sent to the Branch of 
Cadastral Survey, Bureau of Land Management, 5001 Southgate Drive, 
Billings, Montana 59101-4669.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Marvin Montoya, Cadastral Surveyor, 
Branch of Cadastral Survey, Bureau of Land Management, 5001 Southgate 
Drive, Billings, Montana 59101-4669, telephone (406) 896-5124 or (406) 
896-5009, Marvin_Montoya@blm.gov. Persons who use a telecommunications 
device for the deaf (TDD) may call the Federal Information Relay 
Service (FIRS) at 1-800-877-8339 to contact the above individual during 
normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a 
week, to leave a message or question with the above individual. You 
will receive a reply during normal business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This survey was executed at the request of 
the Regional Director, Rocky Mountain Region, Bureau of Indian Affairs, 
Billings, Montana, and was necessary to determine individual and tribal 
trust lands.
    The lands we surveyed are:

Principal Meridian, Montana

T. 3 S., R. 44 E.

    The plat, in three sheets, representing the dependent resurvey 
of a portion of the subdivisional lines, a portion of the 
subdivision of section 28, the adjusted original meanders of the 
former left bank of the Tongue River, downstream, through sections 
27, 28, and 29, and the adjusted original meanders of the former 
right bank of the Tongue River, downstream, through sections 21 and 
28, the subdivision of section 28 and the survey of the meanders of 
the present left bank of the Tongue River, downstream, through 
sections 27 and 28, and a portion of section 29, the meanders of the 
present right bank of the Tongue River and informative traverse, 
downstream, through portions of sections 21 and 28, the limits of 
erosion in sections 27 and 28, and certain division of accretion 
lines, Township 3 South, Range 44 East, Principal Meridian, Montana, 
was accepted September 30, 2011.

    We will place a copy of the plat, in three sheets, and related 
field notes we described in the open files. They will be available to 
the public as a matter of information. If the BLM receives a protest 
against this survey, as shown on this plat, in three sheets, prior to 
the date of the official filing, we will stay the filing pending our 
consideration of the protest. We will not officially file this plat, in 
three sheets, until the day after we have accepted or dismissed all 
protests and they have become final, including decisions or appeals.

    Authority:  43 U.S.C. Chap. 3.

James D. Claflin,
Chief Cadastral Surveyor, Division of Resources.
[FR Doc. 2011-26578 Filed 10-13-11; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-DN-P