Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA)

This report contains the best available information at the time of publication. Questions may be directed to the Project Contact.

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- Dakota Prairie Grasslands, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
- Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Dakota Prairie Grasslands All Units
- Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Grand River Ranger District
- Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Mckenzie Ranger District
- Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Medora Ranger District
- Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Sheyenne Ranger District


Dakota Prairie Grasslands, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest) R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Abandoned Water Well Plugging
EA
- Watershed management In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
11/12/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
04/2014
Expected: 05/2014 06/2014 Alison Schlag
701-250-4443
aschlag@fs.fed.us
Description: Abandoned water wells will be reclaimed. Reclaiming involves plugging the well bores with concrete and removing any surface structures associated with the well, such as an old windmill, piping, etc.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43138
Location: UNIT - Dakota Prairie Grasslands All Units. STATE - North Dakota, South Dakota. COUNTY - Billings, McKenzie, Slope, Stark. LEGAL - Not Applicable The sites would be located across the Dakota Prairie Grasslands.
Dakota Prairie Oil and Gas RFDS SEIS
EIS
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
NOI in Federal Register
12/19/2012
Est. DEIS NOA in Federal Register
01/2014
Expected: 05/2014 05/2014 Karen Dunlap
701-250-4463 x105
kdunlap@fs.fed.us
Description: Supplemental EIS prepared to analyze the changed oil and gas development pattern on the Dakota Prairie Grasslands. This project will supplement the 2001 Northern Great Plains Management Plans Revision FEIS.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40652
Location: UNIT - Dakota Prairie Grasslands All Units. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings, Golden Valley, Grant, McKenzie, Sioux, Slope. LEGAL - Not Applicable Little Missouri and Cedar River Grasslands Units
Silvicide Environmental Assessment
EA
- Vegetation management (other than forest products) In Progress
Objection Period Legal Notice
12/21/2013
Expected: 02/2014 04/2014 Chancey Odell
605-374-3592
chanceyodell@fs.fed.us
Description: The purpose of this proposal is to evaluate the use of the silvicide triclopyr and imazapyr as additional tools for the removal of undesired trees on the Dakota Prairie Grasslands.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=38368
Location: UNIT - Dakota Prairie Grasslands All Units. STATE - North Dakota, South Dakota. COUNTY - Billings, Golden Valley, Grant, McKenzie, Ransom, Richland, Sioux, Slope, Corson, Perkins, Ziebach. LEGAL - Not Applicable Grassland-wide.
Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Dakota Prairie Grasslands All Units R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
A103X Flowline Replacement
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
04/02/2014
Expected: 05/2014 06/2014 Cale Bickerdyke
701-227-7800
cebickerdyke@fs.fed.us
Description: The existing CMNU A103X flowline will be replaced. The project entails burying a 3-inch spooled fiberspar line for approximately 3,960 feet. It would be constructed within a 30 foot wide right-of-way that follows an existing road corridor.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44251
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Section 3, T153N, R95W and Section 34, T154N, R95W, 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota This project is located in the NE part of the McKenzie Ranger District, in the Charlson Oil Field.
Elkhorn Ranchlands LRMP Amendment
EIS
- Land management planning On Hold N/A N/A Sherri Schwenke
701-250-4443
sschwenke@fs.fed.us
Description: Amend the 2002 Dakota Prairie Grasslands LRMP to include the acquired 5,100 acre Elkhorn Ranchlands and associated range allotments (18,000 additional NFS acres).
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=25800
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. North and west of Medora, ND
Fiscal Year 2014 Special Use Permit Reauthorizations
CE
- Special use management Analysis Completed Expected: 01/2014
Actual: 02/03/2014
04/2014 Jeff Ingalls
701-842-2393
jingalls@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to authorize the continued use of National Forest System lands through the re-issuance of existing special use permits that have expired or will expire in fiscal year (FY) 2013 or 2014.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43041
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Not Applicable The Special Use Authorizations are located across the McKenzie Ranger District, McKenzie County, North Dakota.
Fishing Docks/Piers
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Recreation management In Progress
Scoping Start
04/07/2014
Expected: 06/2014 06/2015 Mary Haase
605-374-3592
mhaase@fs.fed.us
Description: Construct up to 2 ADA accessible fishing docks/piers at dam at Blacktail Trailhead.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=44276
Location: UNIT - Grand River Ranger District. STATE - South Dakota. COUNTY - Perkins. LEGAL - NW Section 9 and SW Section 4, T20N, R16E Blacktail Trailhead in Pasture 9 on Grand River National Grassland.
Franks Creek Road Project
EA
- Road management
- Watershed management
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
04/26/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
07/2013
Expected: 09/2013 09/2013 Curtis Grudniewski
701-227-7856
cgrudniewski@fs.fed.us
Description: Billings County is proposing roadwork to approximately 5.0 miles of NFSR #734 including areas of new alignment (construction), road reconstruction and reclamation of abandoned alignment.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42010
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - Sections 8 Township 141 North, Range 100 West and Section 12 Township 141 North, Range 101 West The project corridor is located approximately 13 miles northwest of Belfield, North Dakota.
Oneok Bakken Pipeline, L.L.C. Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline
CE
- Special use management Analysis Completed Expected: 11/2013
Actual: 11/22/2013
12/2013 Kim Grotte
701-842-2393
kgrotte@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of approximately 600 feet of 4.5 inch diameter steel natural gas pipeline from the Grasslands Gas Plant to the existing Garden Creek natural gas liquids pipeline.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42671
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Section 2, T147N, R105W and Section 35, T148N, R105W, 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota Approximately 10 miles southeast of Sidney Montana, located in McKenzie County North Dakota.
Petro Hunt, LLC and Continental Resources, Inc. Proposed Oil Well Drilling
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
08/21/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
04/2014
Expected: 05/2014 06/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve necessary surface use associated with Petro Hunt, LLC and Continental Resources, Inc. proposal to drill, complete, and produce an oil well on their Federal oil and gas lease consistent with current laws.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42700
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Sec. 17, T153N., R94W., Sec. 8, T153N., R94W., Sec. 31, T154N., R94W., 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota. Approximately 30 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND. Located within the Charlson and Elm Tree Oil Fields.
Slawson Exploration Company, Inc. Environmental Assessment for proposed oil and gas wells.
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
09/19/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
06/2014
Expected: 07/2014 08/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve necessary surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company's proposal to drill, complete, and produce an oil well on their Federal oil and gas lease consistent with current laws.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42863
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - T147N, R105W. This project area is located 40 miles southwest of Watford City, ND. Generally this project is located within the Squaw Gap Oil Field.
True Oil, LLC 21-16-16-21H Pipeline Project
CE
- Special use management Analysis Completed Expected: 02/2014
Actual: 02/26/2014
03/2014 Kim Grotte
701-842-2393
kgrotte@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of a 4 inch poly natural gas pipeline, a 4 inch flex steel salt water pipeline, and a 4 inch poly fresh waterline paralleling each other and a recently approved crude oil pipeline.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43287
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Sec 17, 148N, R100W, 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota McKenzie County, North Dakota. Located on the west side of the McKenzie Ranger District, south of Highway 68.
Whiting Oil and Gas Corporation and Newfield Exploration Company Proposed Oil Well Drilling.
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
08/30/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
10/2013
Expected: 12/2013 12/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve necessary surface use associated with Whiting Oil and Gas Corporation and Newfield Exploration Company's proposal to drill, complete, and produce an oil well on their Federal oil and gas lease.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42750
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Sections 15, 19, 20, 21, and 22, T153N, R96W. Approximately 24 miles west-northwest of New Town, ND. Generally located within the Sand Creek Oil Field.
Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Grand River Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
2014 Crested Wheatgrass Utilization and Range Infrastructure Projects
CE
- Wildlife, Fish, Rare plants
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
- Grazing management
In Progress
Scoping Start
03/05/2014
Expected: 04/2014 05/2014 Paul Drayton
605-374-3592
pdrayton@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction and use of temporary or permanent fence to create crested wheatgrass pastures. Install two pipelines and tanks. Re-route existing fences. Authorize changes to grazing rotations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43841
Location: UNIT - Grand River Ranger District. STATE - South Dakota. COUNTY - Corson, Perkins. LEGAL - Not Applicable Grand River Ranger District Grazing Allotments: 1B, 4A, 6A, 6B, Williams, 7, 8A, Anderson, and Rieger.
Telecommunications Cable Projects
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
02/27/2014
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Mary Haase
605-374-3592
mhaase@fs.fed.us
Description: Consolidated Telecom proposes to bury 7145 ft of fiber optic cable in Sec 35,T23N R11E. West River Telecom proposes to bury 2640 ft. fiber optic cable in NW Sec. 35, T130N R86W.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43747
Location: UNIT - Grand River Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota, South Dakota. COUNTY - Sioux, Perkins. LEGAL - Sec. 35, T23N, R11E, BHM and NW1/4 Sec. 35, T130N, R86W, 5th PM Consolidated Telecom - Grand River National Grassland; West River Telecom - Cedar River National Grassland
Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Mckenzie Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Antelope Valley Station to Neset Transmission Project
EIS
- Special use management In Progress
DEIS NOA in Federal Register
12/20/2013
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
09/2014
Expected: 10/2014 05/2015 Niccole Mortenson
406-329-3163
nmortenson@fs.fed.us
Description: Basin Electric Power Cooperative proposes a 345-kV transmission line connecting the existing AVS, Charlie Creek, Williston and Neset substations and the newly proposed Judson and Tande substations. Part of the line crosses the McKenzie RD.
Web Link: http://www.rurdev.usda.gov/UWP-AVS-Neset.html
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings, Dunn, McKenzie, Mercer, Mountrail, Williams. LEGAL - Not Applicable Mercer, Dunn, Billings, McKenzie, Williams and Mountrail Counties, North Dakota
Basin Electric Power Cooperative Gap Substation Expansion
CE
- Special use management In Progress

09/04/2012
Expected: 09/2014 10/2014 Jeff Ingalls
701-842-2393
jingalls@fs.fed.us
Description: The project consists of constructing two 17.4 MVAR capacitor banks on a roughly rectangular parcel immediately adjacent to the existing Gap Substation. The area permitted for the substation addition is approximately 4.40 acres.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40058
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. Section 20, T147N, R103W, 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota
Burlington Resources Aiden 21-25MBH
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
05/03/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
09/2014
Expected: 10/2014 02/2015 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve the surface use associated with Burlington Resources exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce the proposed Aiden 21-25MBH oil well consistent with applicable requirements.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39164
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - NENW Section 25, T148N, R98W 15 miles south-southeast of Watford City, ND
Burlington Resources Ora 21-25H
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
05/03/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
09/2014
Expected: 10/2014 02/2015 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Burlington Resources exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce the proposed oil well consistent with current laws and regulations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39165
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - NENW Section 25; Twp 148N; R 98W 15 miles south-southeast of Watford City, ND
Continental Resources, Inc. Antelope 1-23H
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 10/2013
Actual: 11/14/2013
12/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve necessary surface use associated with Continental Resources proposal to drill, complete, and produce an oil well on their Federal oil and gas lease consistent with current laws and regulations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39334
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESW Section 23, T153N, R94W Located 30 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
Continental Resources, Inc. Antelope 2-32H
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 10/2013
Actual: 11/14/2013
12/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve necessary surface use associated with Continental Resources proposal to drill, complete, and produce an oil well on their Federal oil and gas lease consistent with current laws and regulations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39335
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESW Section 23, T153N, R94W Located 30 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
McKenzie Electric Cooperative, Inc (MEC) Grassy Butte Transmission Line Upgrade Project.
CE
- Special use management Analysis Completed Expected: 10/2013
Actual: 11/14/2013
12/2013 Jeff Ingalls
701-842-2393
jingalls@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service has received a proposal for the upgrade of approximately three miles of an existing 41.6kV transmission line across National Forest System Lands.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41965
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Sections 18, 19, 20 and 20, T145N, R98W and Section 13, T145N, R99W, 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota. North of Hwy 200 and East of Hwy 85
McKenzie RD Pastures 2, 10, 11 Allotment Management Plan Revisions
EA
- Grazing management In Progress
Scoping Start
01/18/2011
Est. Comment Period Public Notice
03/2014
Expected: 05/2014 05/2014 Jessica Taylor
701-842-2393
jessicartaylor@fs.fed.us
Description: Revise allotment management plans in 22 allotments within Pastures 2, 10 and 11 of the McKenzie RD. This project is now subject to the recently published pre-decisional objection process described at 36 CFR 218.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33475
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Not Applicable West-central area of the District, south of highway 68 and north of North Unit of TR National Park
Petro-Hunt LLC USA 150-104-24C-13-1H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
05/03/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
05/2015
Expected: 06/2015 08/2015 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve the surface use associated with Petro-Hunt exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce a proposed oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39167
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESW Section 24; Twp 150N; Rng 104W 30 miles west of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company, Inc. Wolverine Federal 3-31-30H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
11/02/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
10/2014
Expected: 11/2014 12/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve necessary surface use associated with Slawson’s proposal to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well on their Federal oil and gas lease consistent with current laws and regulations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40608
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SWSE Section 31, T153N, R93W Located approximately 31 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company, Inc. Wolverine Federal 6-31-30TFH
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
11/02/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
10/2014
Expected: 11/2014 12/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve necessary surface use associated with Slawson’s proposal to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well on their Federal oil and gas lease consistent with current laws and regulations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40609
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SWSE Section 31, T153N, R93W Located approximately 31 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company, Inc. Wolverine Federal 7-31-30TFH
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
11/02/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
10/2014
Expected: 11/2014 12/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve necessary surface use associated with Slawson’s proposal to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well on their Federal oil and gas lease consistent with current laws and regulations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40610
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SWSE Section 31, T153N, R93W Located approximately 31 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
True Oil LLC Tru Federal 11-4 4-9H
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
05/03/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
06/2014
Expected: 07/2014 10/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with True Oil exercising its lease rights to drill, complete, and produce and oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulation.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39181
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - NWNW Section 4, Twp 147N, Rng 101W 19 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Whiting Oil & Gas Tescher Ranch 11-9TFH Access Road
CE
- Special use management On Hold N/A N/A Jeff Ingalls
701-842-2393
jingalls@fs.fed.us
Description: FS proposes to issue a special use permit to Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation to construct 3,330 feet of road to provide access to a proposed oil and gas well located on private surface.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39249
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Section 5, T145N, R104W, 5th PM 41 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
XTO Energy Inc Arlene Federal 44X-11
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
05/03/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
10/2013
Expected: 11/2013 01/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with XTO Energy Incorporated exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulation.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39191
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESE Section 11, Twp 149N, Rng 97W 11 miles east-southeast of Watford City, ND
XTO Energy Inc Cherry Creek 21X-15
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
05/03/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
01/2014
Expected: 02/2014 06/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with XTO Energy Incorporated exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulation.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39192
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - NWNW Section 15, Twp 149N, Rng 97W 11 miles southeast of Watford City, ND
XTO Energy Inc Cross Federal 32X-20
CE
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
05/03/2012
Expected: 04/2014 08/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with XTO Energy Incorporated exercising their Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulation.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39190
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SWNE Section 20, Twp 148N, Rng 104W 33 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
XTO Energy Inc Johnson Federal 21X-15
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
05/03/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
01/2014
Expected: 02/2014 06/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with XTO Energy Incorporated exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulaton.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39193
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - NWNW Section 15, Twp 149N, Rng 97W 11 miles southeast of Watford City, ND
XTO Energy Inc Prairie Federal 31X-30
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
05/03/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
04/2014
Expected: 05/2014 06/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with XTO Energy Incorporated exercising its Federal lease rights to drill an oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulation
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39188
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - NWNE Section 30, Twp 149N, Rng 96W 14 miles southeast of Watford City, ND
XTO Energy Inc Riverview Federal 32X-15
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
05/03/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
04/2014
Expected: 05/2014 06/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with XTO Energy Incorporated exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulation.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39189
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - NENW Section 15, Twp 153N, Rng 94W 12 miles northwest of New Town, ND
Zenergy, Inc. Tjelde USA 28-33H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period Public Notice
11/02/2012
Est. Objection Period Legal Notice
05/2014
Expected: 06/2014 07/2014 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve necessary surface use associated with Zenergy, Inc's proposal to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well on their Federal oil and gas lease consistent with current laws and regulations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40607
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 2 Section 21, T150N, R103W Located approximately 11 air miles southwest of Alexander, ND
Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Medora Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Allotment 046 Stock Tank
CE
- Grazing management Analysis Completed Expected: 01/2014
Actual: 01/09/2014
04/2014 Robin Nieto
701-227-7834
rnieto@fs.fed.us
Description: Put tank on existing pipeline and take out dam
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42103
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Slope. LEGAL - Section 31-136-102 10 miles NW of Amidon, ND
Allotment 049 Water Pipeline and Stock Tank
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Scoping Start
05/13/2013
Expected: 04/2014 04/2014 Robin Nieto
701-227-7834
rnieto@fs.fed.us
Description: Livestock water tank and pipeline and remove dam
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42119
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Slope. LEGAL - NW 8-135-103 10 miles NW of Amidon, ND
Elkhorn Gravel Pit
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
05/14/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Mark Sexton
701-227-7824
msexton@fs.fed.us
Description: Development of private mineral gravel pit
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=37369
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NW1/4 Section 34, T144N, R102W Approximately 25 air miles north of Medora, ND
GMX REsources Inc. Franks Creek Federal 24-8-1H
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
05/17/2012
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well and associated lines
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39321
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SWSE Section 8, T141N, R100W SWSE Section 8, T141N, R100W
GMX Resources Inc, Blacktail Federal 21-23-1H
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 08/2013
Actual: 05/14/2013
09/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well and associated lines
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39296
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW Section 23, R143N, R101W NENW Section 23, R143N, R101W
GMX Resources Inc. Little Missouri Federal 24-10-1H
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
05/17/2012
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well and associated lines
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39325
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SWSE Section 10, T141N, R100W SWSE Section 10-T141N-R100W
GMX Resources Inc. Lower Thirty Federal 21-4-1H
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 08/2013
Actual: 05/01/2013
09/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well and associated lines
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39323
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW Section 4, T141N, R100W NENW Section 4, T141N, R100W
Golden West Electric Lines Bell Lake Area
CE
- Special use management In Progress

06/02/2012
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Martina Thornton
701-227-7809
mthornton@fs.fed.us
Description: Connect electric lines to various oil wells located along either side of NFSR#708
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39408
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Golden Valley. LEGAL - Sections 1, 12, 13, T143N, R103W, Golden Valley County, ND Approximately 20 air miles NW of Medora
Midstate Telephone Replace 21,132 feet
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
02/05/2014
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Martina Thornton
701-227-7809
mthornton@fs.fed.us
Description: Replace 21,132 feet of existing old copper telephone line with fiber optic line to upgrade wervice, provide internet capabilities and any additional residential services.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43681
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - Sections 19, 30, 32, 33, T141N, R102W Approximately 7 air miles NW of Medora, ND
NFSR #7692 Decommission
CE
- Road management In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
07/17/2013
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Curtis Grudniewski
701-227-7856
cgrudniewski@fs.fed.us
Description: Decommission .25 miles of road and restore back to natural contours
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42672
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Slope. LEGAL - Section 15, T136N, R101W 28 miles SW of Belfield, ND
North Billings County Range Allotment Management Plan Revision
EIS
- Grazing management In Progress
Objection Period Legal Notice
03/14/2014
Expected: 08/2014 08/2014 Nickole Dahl
701-227-7830
ndahl@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to continue grazing on 43 allotments in a manner consistent with direction in the DPG LRMP
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=23278
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings, Golden Valley. LEGAL - T144N-R102W, R101W, R100W, R99W; T143N-R103W,R102W, R101W, R100W, and R99W;T142N-R101W&R100W Northern third of Billings County, ND
Petro-Hunt Glovatsky 145-98-24D-13-1H and Glovatsky 145-98-24D-13-2H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
07/19/2013
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Two oil wells and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42597
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESE 24-145-98 SESE 24-145-98
Roughrider Electric 1905' Private Well
CE
- Special use management Analysis Completed Expected: 01/2014
Actual: 01/16/2014
02/2014 Martina Thornton
701-227-7809
mthornton@fs.fed.us
Description: Install 1905' of three phase 14.4 KV underground electric line to connect an oil well on private land in Section 2, T141N, R100W to an existing line in Section 35, T142N, R100W
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43122
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - Section 35, T142N, R100W Located approximately 16 miles NW of Belfield, ND
Roughrider Electric 1905' Private Well
CE
- Special use management Cancelled N/A N/A Martina Thornton
701-227-7809
mthornton@fs.fed.us
Description: Install 1905' of three phase 14.4 KV underground line to connect an oil well on private land in Section 2, T141N, R100W to and existing line in Section 35, T142N, R100W
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43123
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - Section 35, T142N, R100W Approximately 16 miles NW of Belfield, ND
Whiting BSMU 1702 Flowline
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
12/21/2012
Expected: 06/2013 07/2013 Curtis Decker
701-227-7822
cdecker@fs.fed.us
Description: Replace 25+ year old deteriating steel oil production flowline
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41079
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - 17 and 18-142-100, Billings County Approximately 15 air miles NE of Medora
Whiting NERU 2102X Oil and Gas Well
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 12/2013
Actual: 12/18/2013
01/2014 Jason Dekker
701-227-7825
jdekker@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to drill an additional well bore on the existing NERU 2102 well pad on NFS lands for continued development of Federal minerals. The existing well pad would be expanded with disturbance extimated to be 3.47 acres.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43109
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - Section 21, T144N, R101W Approximately 15 air miles northwest of Fairfield, ND
Whiting Oil % Gas Pronghorn 14-11PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 08/2013
Actual: 06/03/2013
08/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41104
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW 14-140-100 12 miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil & Gas Corp NERU 0904ERH
CE
- Minerals and Geology Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Well pad, access road, and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40517
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SWSE Section 9, T144N, R101W Approximately 25 miles north of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil & Gas Corp Pronghorn 21-14 PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
07/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40852
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW 14-140-100 Located approximately 12 miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas BSMU 1302 Flowline Replacement
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
08/14/2013
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Curtis Decker
701-227-7822
cdecker@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to replace a deteriorating steel line with approximately 3,400 ft. of new 3 inch high pressure fiberglass pipe
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42721
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SW 1/4 Section 13 and NW 1/4 Section 24, T142N, R101W Located approximately 14 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas BSMU 1808 oil and gas well and access road
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 12/2013
Actual: 12/09/2013
05/2014 Curtis Decker
701-227-7822
cdecker@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to construct a 3.0 acre well pad and 42' access road on NFS lands to develop underlying Federal minerals
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42815
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - Section 18, T142N, R100W Approximately 15 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas BSMU 2410 Flowline Extension
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
08/14/2013
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Curtis Decker
701-227-7822
cdecker@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to extend an existing sement of line within the same trenches as the BSMU 1302 line replacement. Approximately 2,400 ft. of high pressure 3 inch fiberglass line
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42727
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SW 1/4 Section and NW 1/4 of Section 24, T142N, R101W Approximately 14 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas BSMU 2501, Water Injection Line Replacement
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
08/14/2013
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Curtis Decker
701-227-7822
cdecker@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to replace deteriorating steel line with approximately 3800 ft. of new 3 inch high pressure fiberglass pipe.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42710
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - E 1/2 Section 25, T142N, R101W, Billings County Approximately 13 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas BSMU 3001 Flowline Replacement
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
08/14/2013
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Curtis Decker
701-227-7822
cdecker@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to replace deteriorating steel line with approximately 3,600 ft. of new 3 inch high pressure fiberglass pipe.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42717
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - W 1/2 Section 30, T142N, R100W Located approximately 13 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas BSMU 3006 Flowline Extension
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
08/14/2013
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Curtis Decker
701-227-7822
cdecker@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to extend existing flowline 2,600 ft. within same trench as BSMU 3001 line replacement project. New extension would be new 3" high pressure fiberglass line.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42720
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - wW 1/2 Section 30, T142N, R100W Located approximately 13 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas BSMU0706 Oil and Gas Well
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
02/10/2014
Expected: 04/2014 09/2014 Curtis Decker
701-227-7822
cdecker@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to expand existing BSMU0705 well sete and drill additional well bore on same location. Pad would be enlarged by approximately 1.8 acres. No additional road construction required
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43728
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SWSW Section 7, T142N, R100W Approximately 15 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp - Ash Coulee 44-18TFH
EA
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 10/2013
Actual: 09/10/2013
11/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well, road, pipeline, and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40850
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SESE 18-142-101 Approximately 13 air miles north of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Demores 21-11PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
03/07/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well, access road, and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41468
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NEME 11-141-102 Approximately 10 miles northwest of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Ellison Creek 21-1PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 10/2013
Actual: 10/30/2013
01/2014 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well and associated facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=43337
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Golden Valley. LEGAL - NENW Section 1, T143N, R103W NENW 1-143-103
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Pronghorn 11-14PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
08/2013
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40859
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW 14-140-100 Approximately 12 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Pronghorn 11-15PH
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
10/01/2012
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Jason Dekker
701-227-7825
jdekker@fs.fed.us
Description: Multi-well pad, access road & related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41118
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW 15-140-100 Approximately 11 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Pronghorn 14-10PH
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
10/01/2012
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Jason Dekker
701-227-7825
jdekker@fs.fed.us
Description: Multi-well pad, access road and related facilitiesd
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41120
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW 15-140-100 Approximately 11 miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Pronghorn 14-12PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology Analysis Completed Expected: 07/2013
Actual: 01/07/2014
05/2014 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil and Gas well and associated facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42308
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW Section 13-140-100 Approximately 10 miles NW of Belfield, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Pronghorn 21-15PH
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
215 Comment Period Legal Notice
10/01/2012
Expected: 04/2014 06/2014 Jason Dekker
701-227-7825
jdekker@fs.fed.us
Description: Multi-well pad, access road and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41119
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW 15-140-100 Approximately 11 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Pronghorn 44-10PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
10/01/2012
Expected: 05/2013 06/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Multi-well pad, access road and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41117
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SWSE 10-140-100 Approximately 11 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Pronghorn 44-11PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
06/14/2013
Expected: 07/2013 08/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil well and associated facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42309
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NENW 13-140-100 Approximately 10 miles NW of Belfield, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Pronghorn 11-13PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
06/14/2013
Expected: 07/2013 08/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Oil and Gas well and associated facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42284
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SWSE Section 11-140-100 Approximately 5 miles NW of Belfield, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Pronghorn 34-10PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
10/01/2012
Expected: 05/2013 06/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Multiwell oil pad, access road, & related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41114
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SWSE 10-140-100 Approximately 11 miles NE of Medora, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Pronghorn 41-15PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
10/01/2012
Expected: 05/2013 06/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@fs.fed.us
Description: Multi-well pad, acess roads and related facilities
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41116
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SWSE 10-140-100 Approximately 11 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Dakota Prairie Grasslands , Sheyenne Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
NW Sheyenne Vegetation Management Project
EA
- Grazing management
- Watershed management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Objection Period Legal Notice
04/18/2014
Expected: 07/2014 08/2014 Bernadette Braun
701-683-4342
bbraun@fs.fed.us
Description: Revising allotment management plans and developing restoration projects.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=35985
Location: UNIT - Sheyenne Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Ransom. LEGAL - Not Applicable 17000 acres in the northwest corner of the Sheyenne Ranger District in Ransom County, ND.
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