Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. and Burlington Resources Oil & Gas Company LP propose to develop approximately 4,250 natural gas and oil wells in the Moneta Divide Project area located in Fremont and Natrona counties. The project area encompasses approximately 265,000 acres of land, of which 169,500 acres are public lands administered by the BLM. The southern portion of a proposed product pipeline associated with the project is located on public lands in Sweetwater County. The balance of the development project area consists of state and private lands
The BLM will prepare an EIS to analyze the proposed project and possible land use plan amendment. Project information and documents will be posted on the website at:
To provide the public with an opportunity to review the proposal and project information, the BLM will host public meetings in Casper, Lander and Riverton. BLM resource specialists will be available to provide information, answer questions and receive public comments. Comment forms will be available.
Date and Time Location
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 5-7 p.m. Casper: Natrona County Public Library
Crawford Meeting Room
307 East 2nd Street
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 5-7 p.m. Lander: Best Western
Wind River Conference Room
260 Grand View Drive
Thursday, February 14, 2013 5-7 p.m. Riverton: Holiday Inn
Taggarts Conference Room
900 East Sunset Drive
Public input is valuable early in the process and will enable the BLM to develop a well-informed EIS. Comments should be received by March 4, 2013. Written comments may be emailed to BLM_WY_LD_Moneta_Divide_EIS@blm.gov or mailed to Bureau of Land Management, Lander Field Office, Attn: Chris Krassin, Project Manager, 1335 Main St., Lander, WY 82520.
Before including your address, phone number, email address or other personal identifying information in your comment, you should be aware that your entire comment – including your personal identifying information – may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us in your comment to withhold your personal identifying information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.
For more information, please contact BLM Project Manager Chris Krassin at 307-332-8400.