Notice of Invitation to Participate; Coal Exploration License Application NDM 107286, North Dakota, 40141 [2014-16228]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 79, No. 133 / Friday, July 11, 2014 / Notices application UTU–90194 is currently unleased for development of Federal coal reserves. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anne Allen, telephone 406–896–5082 or email at amallen@blm.gov; or Kym Dowdle, telephone 406–896–5046, or email at kdowdle@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 individuals during normal business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to leave a message or question for the above individuals. You will receive a reply during normal business hours. Authority: 43 CFR 3410.2–1(c)(1). Jenna Whitlock, Associate State Director. [FR Doc. 2014–16223 Filed 7–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–DQ–P DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLMT921000–14–L13200000–EL0000–P; NDM 107286] Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended by the Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of 1976, and to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) regulations, members of the public are invited to participate with BNI Coal Ltd. on a pro rata cost sharing basis in a program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the United States of America in lands located in Oliver County, North Dakota. DATES: Any party seeking to participate in this exploration program must send written notice to both the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and BNI Coal Ltd. as provided in the ADDRESSES section below no later than August 11, 2014 or 10 calendar days after the last publication of this Notice in the Bismarck Tribune newspaper, whichever is later. This Notice will be published once a week for 2 consecutive weeks in the Bismarck Tribune, Bismarck, North Dakota. Such written notice must refer to serial number NDM 107286. ADDRESSES: The proposed exploration license and plan (serialized under number NDM 107286) are available for review from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, in the public room at the BLM Montana State Office, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana. The exploration license application and exploration plan are also available for viewing on the Montana State Office coal Web site at http://www.blm.gov/mt/ st/en/prog/energy/coal.html. A written notice to participate in the exploration license should be sent to the State Director, BLM Montana State Office, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, MT 59101–4669 and BNI Coal, 2360 35th Avenue SW., Center, ND 58530. tkelley on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 22:04 Jul 10, 2014 Jkt 232001 The exploration activities will be performed pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended, 30 U.S.C. 201(b), and to the regulations at 43 CFR part 3410. The BLM regulations at 43 CFR 3410 require the publication of an invitation to participate in the coal exploration in the Federal Register. The purpose of the exploration program is to gain additional geologic knowledge of the coal underlying the exploration area for the purpose of assessing the coal resources. The exploration program is fully described and will be conducted pursuant to an exploration license and plan approved by the BLM. The exploration plan may be modified to accommodate the legitimate exploration needs of persons seeking to participate. The Federal coal resources included in the exploration license application NDM 107286 are located in the following-described lands in North Dakota: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Notice of Invitation to Participate; Coal Exploration License Application NDM 107286, North Dakota Fifth Principal Meridian, North Dakota T141N, R83W, Sec. 8, NW1⁄4SE1⁄4, S1⁄2SE1⁄4; Sec. 18, NE1⁄4. T141 N, R84W, Sec. 24, SW1⁄4. The area described contains 440 acres. The Federal coal within the lands described for exploration license application NDM 107286 is currently unleased for development of Federal coal reserves. Authority: 43 CFR 3410.2–1(c)(1). Phillip C. Perlewitz, Chief, Branch of Solid Minerals. [FR Doc. 2014–16228 Filed 7–10–14; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4310–DN–P PO 00000 DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Bureau of Land Management [LLCA930000–1430; CACA 007678] Public Land Order No. 7826; Partial Revocation of Executive Orders Dated June 8, 1866, and September 10, 1902; California Bureau of Land Management, Interior. ACTION: Public land order. AGENCY: This order partially revokes approximately 12.97 acres of a withdrawal created by two Executive Orders that reserved land at Trinidad Head for use by the United States Coast Guard for lighthouse purposes. The United States Coast Guard no longer needs the reservation on this portion of land. This order returns administrative jurisdiction over this land back to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). DATE: Effective Date: July 11, 2014. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Elizabeth Easley, BLM California State Office, 2800 Cottage Way, Sacramento, CA 95825, 916–978–4673. 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. 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: The United States Coast Guard has determined that 12.97 acres of land withdrawn for the Trinidad Head Light Station in Humboldt County, California, is no longer needed for lighthouse purposes and the BLM has determined that the lands are suitable for return to the public domain. The United States Coast Guard will retain 1.08 acres of the original reservation which it continues to use for communication site purposes related to navigation. SUMMARY: Order By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by Section 204 of the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, 43 U.S.C. 1714, it is ordered as follows: 1. The withdrawal created by two Executive Orders dated June 8, 1866, and September 10, 1902, which reserved public land at Trinidad Head for lighthouse purposes, is hereby revoked insofar as it affects the following described land: Humboldt Meridian T. 8 N., R. 1 W., Frm 00084 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 40141 E:\FR\FM\11JYN1.SGM 11JYN1

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[Federal Register Volume 79, Number 133 (Friday, July 11, 2014)]
[Notices]
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DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

Bureau of Land Management

[LLMT921000-14-L13200000-EL0000-P; NDM 107286]


Notice of Invitation to Participate; Coal Exploration License 
Application NDM 107286, North Dakota

AGENCY: Bureau of Land Management, Interior.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended by the 
Federal Coal Leasing Amendments Act of 1976, and to Bureau of Land 
Management (BLM) regulations, members of the public are invited to 
participate with BNI Coal Ltd. on a pro rata cost sharing basis in a 
program for the exploration of coal deposits owned by the United States 
of America in lands located in Oliver County, North Dakota.

DATES: Any party seeking to participate in this exploration program 
must send written notice to both the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) 
and BNI Coal Ltd. as provided in the ADDRESSES section below no later 
than August 11, 2014 or 10 calendar days after the last publication of 
this Notice in the Bismarck Tribune newspaper, whichever is later. This 
Notice will be published once a week for 2 consecutive weeks in the 
Bismarck Tribune, Bismarck, North Dakota. Such written notice must 
refer to serial number NDM 107286.

ADDRESSES: The proposed exploration license and plan (serialized under 
number NDM 107286) are available for review from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., 
Monday through Friday, in the public room at the BLM Montana State 
Office, 5001 Southgate Drive, Billings, Montana. The exploration 
license application and exploration plan are also available for viewing 
on the Montana State Office coal Web site at http://www.blm.gov/mt/st/en/prog/energy/coal.html.
    A written notice to participate in the exploration license should 
be sent to the State Director, BLM Montana State Office, 5001 Southgate 
Drive, Billings, MT 59101-4669 and BNI Coal, 2360 35th Avenue SW., 
Center, ND 58530.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anne Allen, telephone 406-896-5082 or 
email at amallen@blm.gov; or Kym Dowdle, telephone 406-896-5046, or 
email at kdowdle@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 individuals during normal 
business hours. The FIRS is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, to 
leave a message or question for the above individuals. You will receive 
a reply during normal business hours.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The exploration activities will be performed 
pursuant to the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920, as amended, 30 U.S.C. 
201(b), and to the regulations at 43 CFR part 3410. The BLM regulations 
at 43 CFR 3410 require the publication of an invitation to participate 
in the coal exploration in the Federal Register. The purpose of the 
exploration program is to gain additional geologic knowledge of the 
coal underlying the exploration area for the purpose of assessing the 
coal resources. The exploration program is fully described and will be 
conducted pursuant to an exploration license and plan approved by the 
BLM. The exploration plan may be modified to accommodate the legitimate 
exploration needs of persons seeking to participate.
    The Federal coal resources included in the exploration license 
application NDM 107286 are located in the following-described lands in 
North Dakota:

Fifth Principal Meridian, North Dakota

T141N, R83W,
    Sec. 8, NW\1/4\SE\1/4\, S\1/2\SE\1/4\;
    Sec. 18, NE\1/4\.
    T141 N, R84W,
    Sec. 24, SW\1/4\.

    The area described contains 440 acres.

    The Federal coal within the lands described for exploration license 
application NDM 107286 is currently unleased for development of Federal 
coal reserves.

    Authority: 43 CFR 3410.2-1(c)(1).

Phillip C. Perlewitz,
Chief, Branch of Solid Minerals.
[FR Doc. 2014-16228 Filed 7-10-14; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4310-DN-P