Oil and Gas Leasing Availability Analysis

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NFGT is preparing for an EIS to analyze and disclose effects of identifying areas available or unavailable for new oil and gas leasing, what stipulations would be applied to those available lands, and if any Forest Plan amendments would need to occur

Project Information

Expected Analysis Type
Environmental Impact Statement

Special Authority
Oil & Gas - Sec. 390, Energy Policy Act of 2005 (Sec 390)

Lead Management Unit
National Forests In Texas All Units

Notice and Comment Regulation
218 (2013) Non-HFRA

Project Purpose
Land management planning; Special use management; Minerals and Geology

Project Activity
Minerals or geology plans of operations

Project Status

Current Status
Under Analysis

Project Milestones
Last Completed Milestone: Notice of Initiation (08/27/2019)
Next Milestone: Final Analysis Document Availability (est. 06/01/2020)

Last Updated: 09/20/2019

https://www.fs.usda.gov/project/?project=56882&exp=detail
https://www.fs.usda.gov/project/?project=56882&exp=detail