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Senate passes BLM streamlining bill

September 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed a bill to extend the federal Permit Streamlining Project program until 2026, which will help the Bureau of Land Management consider drilling permits.
North Dakota’s U.S. Sens. John Hoeven and Heid…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

BLM lease sale nets $1.1 million

July 16, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Bureau of Land Management sold 50 federal land leases totaling 15,469 acres Tuesday, netting more than $1.1 million in revenue, the BLM announced Wednesday in a press release.
The highest per-acre bid of $9,900 came from Langham Petroleum for a …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

$2.9M spent on federal land leases for oil, gas development in southwest ND

May 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

The Bureau of Land Management auctioned oil and gas leases on federal land for a approximately $2.9 million in three southwest North Dakota counties, according to a release.

Companies bought leases for 22 parcels of land in Billings, Golden Valley…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

BLM ends Bundy standoff: Agency releases herd after protests in Nevada

April 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

BUNKERVILLE, Nev. — U.S. officials ended a stand-off with hundreds of armed protesters in the Nevada desert on Saturday, calling off the government’s roundup of cattle it said were illegally grazing on federal land and giving about 300 animals ba…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oil, gas permit streamlining bill heads for Obama’s desk

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A bill that will streamline permitting for drilling on federal lands is headed for President Barack Obama’s desk, and congressional sponsors say the White House supports it.
Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., introduced the bill in th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Oil, gas permit streamlining bill heads for Obama’s desk

December 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A bill that will streamline permitting for drilling on federal lands is headed for President Barack Obama’s desk, and congressional sponsors say the White House supports it.
Rep. Kevin Cramer, R-N.D., introduced the bill in th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Cramer visits Dickinson BLM office

November 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

North Dakota Rep. Kevin Cramer stopped by the Bureau of Land Management’s North Dakota field office in Dickinson as part of a trip around western North Dakota on Friday.

At the BLM office, Cramer had an informal discussion with about 20 employee…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Cramer visits Dickinson BLM office

November 8, 2013 in Uncategorized

North Dakota Rep. Kevin Cramer stopped by the Bureau of Land Management’s North Dakota field office in Dickinson as part of a trip around western North Dakota on Friday.

At the BLM office, Cramer had an informal discussion with about 20 employee…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

BLM issues decision on Bear Den Pipeline

July 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

The Bureau of Land Management has released a finding that there would be no significant environmental impact from the proposed Bear Den Pipeline project in western North Dakota. Continue Reading

BLM extends public comment period on proposed hydraulic fracturing rule

June 7, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WASHINGTON The Bureau of Land Management announced Friday that it is extending the public comment period on its proposed revised rule to regulate hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas on public and Indian trust lands, according to a press release. Continue Reading