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BLM seeks public feedback on three oil, gas sites in Utah and Arizona

Nov 21, 2022, 5:15 PM
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SALT LAKE CITY — The Bureau of Land Management is seeking feedback on proposed oil and gas lease sales in Utah and Arizona.

According to the BLM website, the first Utah site will be 14 parcels making up nearly 27-thousand acres in Sanpete County, Utah. The second site is four parcels at about 5-thousand acres in Wayne County.

BLM is also looking at a 35 parcels site totaling nearly 63-thousand acres in Nevada, just outside of Ely.

Because of federal law, BLM officials must accept public comments within a 30-day window, where the public can voice their concerns over new developments.

You can register for public comment and find out more details on Utah and Arizona’s BLM sites.

 

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BLM seeks public feedback on three oil, gas sites in Utah and Arizona