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.

Report Contents (click to jump to a section):
- Projects Occurring Nationwide
- R1 - Northern Region, Regionwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Region)
- Dakota Prairie Grasslands, Forestwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Forest)
- Dakota Prairie Grasslands, Mckenzie Ranger District
- Dakota Prairie Grasslands, Medora Ranger District
- Dakota Prairie Grasslands, Sheyenne Ranger District


Projects Occurring Nationwide
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Best Test Project EVER!
EA

   *NEW LISTING*
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
12/04/2013
Expected: 11/2014 11/2015 Jared Dringenburg
859-333-1316
jdringenburg@fs.fed.us
Description: test
Location: UNIT - All Districts-level Units. STATE - All States. COUNTY - All Counties. LEGAL - Not Applicable test
Dan's Web Preview Test
EIS

   *NEW LISTING*
- Facility management Developing Proposal
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register
08/2014'T'00:00:00
Expected: 08/2014'T'00:00:00 09/2014'T'00:00:00 Daniel Abernathy
703-785-7614
danielmabernathy@fs.fed.us
Description: Test Web Preview Feature for TOTM
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42899
Location: UNIT - All Districts-level Units. STATE - All States. COUNTY - All Counties. LEGAL - Not Applicable Over there, yonder.
Scarborough Fair
EIS

   *NEW LISTING*
- Facility management Analysis Completed Expected: 09/2013 09/2013 Samuel Collins
202-531-0065
samuelrcollins@fs.fed.us
Description: This is a test project.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42758
Location: UNIT - All Districts-level Units. STATE - All States. COUNTY - All Counties. LEGAL - Not Applicable This is a test location description.
R1 - Northern Region, Regionwide (excluding Projects occurring in more than one Region)
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
MLM 2.0 UAT Test Project (for Send Bulletin)
EA

   *NEW LISTING*
- Fuels management Developing Proposal
Est. Scoping Start
03/2014
Expected: 06/2014 09/2014 Jared Dringenburg
859-333-1316
jdringenburg@fs.fed.us
Description: I exist to test the functionality of a new MLM "send bulletin" enhancement
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42780
Location: UNIT - R1 - Northern Region All Units. STATE - Washington. COUNTY - King. LEGAL - Virtual forestland The Nothing...
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
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
07/2013
Expected: 12/2013 01/2014 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
- Heritage resource management In Progress
Comment Period
07/26/2012
Expected: 04/2013 05/2013 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. Grassland-wide.
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
12/07/2012
Expected: N/A 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
Comment Period
09/04/2012
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 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
Bridger Pipeline, L.L.C. crude oil gathering pipeline proposals.
CE
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Scoping Start
02/28/2013
Est. Comment Period
03/2013
Expected: 04/2013 04/2013 Kim Grotte
701-842-2393
kgrotte@fs.fed.us
Description: Two 8 inch steel crude oil gathering pipelines.One in Section 22, T148N, R98W, and one in Section 18, T148N, R100W, 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40062
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Section 22, T148N, R98W, and Section 17, T148N, R100W, 5th PM, McKenzie county, ND 12 air miles SE of Watford city, ND and 15 air miles South of Watford City, ND
Burlington Resources Aiden 21-25MBH
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 12/2013 01/2014 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
05/03/2012
Expected: 12/2013 01/2014 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 Resouces, Inc. Buelingo 2-17H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
06/06/2012
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 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=39428
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SWSW Section 8, T.153N., R.94W. Approximately 28 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
Continental Resources, Inc. Antelope 1-23H
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
05/22/2012
Expected: 08/2013 11/2013 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 In Progress
Comment Period
05/22/2012
Expected: 08/2013 11/2013 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
Continental Resources, Inc. Buelingo 3-17H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
06/06/2012
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 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=39429
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SWSW Section 8 T.153N., R94W. Approximately 28 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
Continental Resources, Inc. Hereford 1-8AH
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
06/06/2012
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 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=39426
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SWSW Section 8, T.153N., R.94W. Approximately 28 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
Continental Resources, Inc. Hereford 2-8H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
06/06/2012
Expected: 09/2013 10/2013 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=39427
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SWSW Section 8 T.153N., R.94W. Approximately 28 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
GMX Resources, Inc. Charlie State 21-16-1H access road and utilities.
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Scoping Start
07/23/2012
Est. Comment Period
12/2012
Expected: 01/2013 01/2013 Jeff Ingalls
701-842-2393
jingalls@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of approximately 3,514 feet of access road across National Forest System lands, and the installation of utilities along that access road, to the GMX Resources, Inc. Charlie State 21-16-1H well site.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39392
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Sections 8 & 9, T145N, R98W, 5th Principle Meridian, McKenzie County, North Dakota 3 miles west of Grassy Butte, ND.
McKenzie County Rural Water Development IV, Part II
EA
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
05/07/2013
Expected: 08/2013 08/2013 Niccole Mortenson
406-329-3163
nmortenson@fs.fed.us
Description: McKenzie County proposes to install approximately 2 miles of buried fresh water pipeline across National Forest System lands as part of a larger rural water development project using State grant funding.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41409
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Not Applicable Section 6, T150N, R102W; Sections 1, 13, and 24, T150N, R103W; Section 22, T150N, R104W; and Section 5, T152N, R102W; 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota
McKenzie Electric Cooperative, Inc (MEC) Grassy Butte Transmission Line Upgrade Project.
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
06/07/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 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
04/2013
Expected: 09/2013 04/2014 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
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=33475
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. West-central area of the District, south of highway 68 and north of North Unit of TR National Park
Oneok Bakken Pipeline, L.L.C. Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
08/19/2013
Expected: 10/2013 10/2013 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.
Oneok Rockies Midstream, L.L.C. Natural Gas Gathering Pipeline to the Horse Creek Federal5004 42-35H
CE

   *NEW LISTING*
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
07/11/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Kim Grotte
701-842-2393
kgrotte@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of a 4 inch poly natural gas gathering pipeline from the Horse Creek Federal 5004 42-35H to tie in to the existing natural gas gathering pipeline system.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42535
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Section 35, T149N, R104W, 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota In the western part of the McKenzie Ranger District, South of County Road 3.
Petro Hunt, LLC and Continental Resources, Inc. Proposed Oil Well Drilling
EA

   *NEW LISTING*
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
08/21/2013
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 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.
Petro-Hunt LLC USA 150-104-24C-13-1H
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 01/2014 06/2014 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
Petro-Hunt, L.L.C. State 154-94-31C-32-1H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
07/13/2012
Expected: 01/2014 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's 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=39838
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 7 Section 31, T154N, R94W Approximately 30 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND.
Petro-Hunt, L.L.C. State 154-94-31C-32-2H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
07/13/2012
Expected: 01/2014 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’s 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=39839
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 7 Section 31, T154N, R94W Approximately 30 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND.
Petro-Hunt, L.L.C. State 154-94-31C-32-3H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
07/13/2012
Expected: 01/2014 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’s 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=39840
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 7 Section 31, T154N, R94W Approximately 30 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND.
Petro-Hunt, L.L.C. State 154-94-31C-32-4H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
07/13/2012
Expected: 01/2014 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’s 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=39841
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 7 Section 31, T154N, R94W Approximately 30 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND.
Petro-Hunt, L.L.C. State 154-94-31C-32-5H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
07/13/2012
Expected: 01/2014 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’s 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=39843
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 7 Section 31, T154N, R94W Approximately 30 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND.
Petro-Hunt, L.L.C. State 154-94-31C-32-6H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
07/13/2012
Expected: 01/2014 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’s 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=39844
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 7 Section 31, T154N, R94W Approximately 30 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND.
Petro-Hunt, LLC CMNU D-406 Flowline Replacement
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
10/17/2012
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: Replacement of an aged steel existing flowline carrying Federal minerals from a producing oil and gas well to a central tank battery. The existing line will be replaced with a 3" spooled fiberglass line.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40509
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Sections 5 & 6, T153N, R95W, McKenzie County, ND Approximately 25 air miles northeast of Watford City, ND
Range Water Pipeline and Stock Tank Proposal
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Scoping Start
04/25/2013
Est. Comment Period
06/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Kyle Dalzell
701-842-2394 X22
kpdalzell@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service is proposing to approve the installation of six range water pipelines across the McKenzie Ranger District. The installation of these projects will include the pipeline, stock tanks, and reclamation of the stock dams.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42050
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Not Applicable Sec. 19 and 30, T147N, R102W. Sec 23 and 26, T147N, R103W. Sec 6 and7, T146N, R100W. Sec 5 and 6, T146N, R101W. Sec. 32, 33 and 5, T145N, R99W. Sec 19, 24, and 30, T145N, R98W.
Saddle Butte Pipeline, LLC Crude Oil Gathering Pipeline Proposal
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
11/03/2012
Expected: 07/2013 08/2013 Kim Grotte
701-842-2393
kgrotte@fs.fed.us
Description: Construction of a 4 inch poly crude gathering pipeline along an existing utility corridor.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42172
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Section 19 and 30, T149N, R95W, 5th PM, McKenzie County, North Dakota .
Slawson Exploration Company Inc Battleax Federal 1-34H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company 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=39174
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 4, Section 27, Twp 147N Rng 105W 40 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company Inc Battleax Federal 2-34H
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company exercising its Federal 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=39175
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 4, Section 27, Twp 147N, Rng 105W 40 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company Inc Battleax Federal 3-34H
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well consistent with law and regulation.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39176
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - NENE, Section 34, Twp 147N, Rng 105W 41 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company Inc Chariot Federal 1-27H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company 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=39177
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 4, Section 27, Twp 147N, Rng 105W 40 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company Inc Chariot Federal 2-27H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company 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=39178
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 4, Section 27, Twp 147N, Rng 105W 40 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company Inc Chariot Federal 3-27H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company 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=39179
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - NENE, Section 34, Twp 147N, Rng 105W 41 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company Inc Phalanx Federal 1-22-15H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce an oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulations.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39171
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 1, Section 27, Twp 147, Rng 105W 40 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company Inc Phalanx Federal 2-22-15H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company exercising its Federal lease rights to drill, complete, and produce a proposed oil and gas well consistent with current law and regulation.
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=39172
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 1, Section 27 Twp 147N Rng 105W 40 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company Inc Phalanx Federal 3-22-15H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Slawson Exploration Company 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=39173
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - Lot 1, Section 27, Twp 147N, Rng 105W 40 miles southwest of Watford City, ND
Slawson Exploration Company, Inc. Wolverine Federal 3-31-30H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
11/02/2012
Expected: 12/2013 02/2014 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
11/02/2012
Expected: 12/2013 02/2014 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
11/02/2012
Expected: 12/2013 02/2014 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
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 12/2013 03/2014 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 Corp Tarpon Federal 24-20-1H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
Cancelled N/A N/A Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation exercising its Federal 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=39185
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESW Section 20, Twp 153N, Rng 96W 24 miles west-northwest of New Town, ND
Whiting Oil & Gas Corp Tarpon Federal 24-20-2H
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
Cancelled N/A N/A Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approved surface use associated with Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation 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=39186
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESW Section 20, Twp 153N, Rng 96W 24 miles west-northwest of New Town, ND
Whiting Oil & Gas Corp Tarpon Federal 24-20-3H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
Cancelled N/A N/A Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation exercising its existing 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=39187
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESW Section 20, Twp 153N, Rng 96W 24 miles west-northwest of New Town, ND
Whiting Oil & Gas Corp Tarpon Federal 44-19-2H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
Cancelled N/A N/A Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation 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=39183
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESE, Section 19, Twp 153, Rng 96 25 miles west-northwest of New Town, ND
Whiting Oil & Gas Corp Tarpon Federal 44-19-3H
EA
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
Cancelled N/A N/A Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation exercising its Federal 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=39184
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESE Section 19, Twp 153N, Rng 96W 25 miles west-northwest of New Town, ND
Whiting Oil & Gas Tescher Ranch 11-9TFH Access Road
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
05/07/2012
Expected: 07/2013 05/2013 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
Whiting Oil and Gas Corp Tarpon Federal 44-19-1H
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
Cancelled N/A N/A Justin Hartel
701-842-2393
jhartel@fs.fed.us
Description: The Forest Service proposes to approve surface use associated with Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation exercising is Federal 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=39182
Location: UNIT - Mckenzie Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - McKenzie. LEGAL - SESE Section 19, Twp 153N, Rng 101 25 miles west-northwest of New Town, ND
Whiting Oil and Gas Corporation and Newfield Exploration Company Proposed Oil Well Drilling.
EA

   *NEW LISTING*
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
08/30/2013
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.
XTO Energy Inc Arlene Federal 44X-11
EA
- Special use management
- Minerals and Geology
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
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
05/03/2012
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=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
Comment Period
05/03/2012
Expected: 11/2013 12/2013 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
05/03/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 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
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
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
- Minerals and Geology
- Special use management
In Progress
Comment Period
05/03/2012
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. Grasslands USA 21-16H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
11/02/2012
Expected: 12/2013 06/2014 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=40606
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
Zenergy, Inc. Tjelde USA 28-33H
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
11/02/2012
Expected: 12/2013 06/2014 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 021 Replacement Water Well
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
05/13/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Nickole Dahl
701-227-7830
ndahl@fs.fed.us
Description: Replacing non-functional water well with new well
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42102
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Slope. LEGAL - SE1/4 28-T136N-R100W 10 miles NE of Amidon, ND
Allotment 021 Water Pipeline and Stock Tank
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
05/13/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Nickole Dahl
701-225-5151
ndahl@fs.fed.us
Description: 10 miles NE of Amidon, ND
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42092
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Slope. LEGAL - SW1/4 Section 20, T136N, R100W .
Allotment 023 Water Pipeline and Stock Tank
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
05/13/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Robin Nieto
701-227-7834
rnieto@fs.fed.us
Description: Livestock water tank and pipeline - remove dugout
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42114
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Slope. LEGAL - 12-133-104 .
Allotment 037 Pipeline Extension and Stock Tank
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
05/13/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Robin Nieto
701-227-7834
rnieto@fs.fed.us
Description: Attach pipeline to existing well and add a livestock tank due to poor quality water in dam
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42100
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Slope. LEGAL - E 1/2 of Section 33, T134N, R103W 15 miles west Amidon, ND
Allotment 046 Stock Tank
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
05/13/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 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
Comment Period
05/13/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 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
Allotment 128 Pipeline Extension and Stock Tank
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
05/13/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Jack Dahl
701-227-7832
jdahl@fs.fed.us
Description: Livestock Water Pipeline and Stock Tank
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42112
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - SW 1/4 Section 6, T143N, R100W 22 miles NE of Medora, ND
Allotment 258 Replacement Water Well
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Comment Period
05/13/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Jack Dahl
701-227-7832
jdahl@fs.fed.us
Description: Replace a non-functional water well
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42095
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NE1/4 Section 18, T142N, R100W 20 miles NE of Medora, ND
Elkhorn Gravel Pit
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
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
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
Franks Creek Road Project
EA
- Road management
- Watershed management
In Progress
Comment Period
04/26/2013
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.
GMX REsources Inc. Franks Creek Federal 24-8-1H
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
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 In Progress
Comment Period
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=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
Comment Period
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 In Progress
Comment Period
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=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
Comment Period
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
North Billings County Range Allotment Management Plan Revision
EIS
- Grazing management In Progress
DEIS NOA in Federal Register
05/23/2008
Est. FEIS NOA in Federal Register
08/2013
Expected: 08/2013 08/2013 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
ONEOK ANDERSON BUTTE 11-17TFH
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
09/19/2012
Expected: 06/2013 06/2013 Cathy Walsh
701-227-7818
cewalsh@fs.fed.us
Description: 6950' of 8" poly gas pipeline to connect the Anderson Butte 11-17THF to an existing line
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=40182
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - Sections 17, 18-144-101, Billings County, ND Approimately 25 miles north of Medora, N
ONEOK GMX Basaraba 34-35-1H Pipeline
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
01/31/2013
Expected: 08/2013 09/2013 Cathy Walsh
701-227-7818
cewalsh@fs.fed.us
Description: To connect the GMX Basaraba 34-35-1H well to an existing pipeline
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41197
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - Sections 2,10,15 - T143N, R100W Approximately 18 air miles NE of Medora, ND
Roughrider Electric upgrade/intall overhead & Buried Electric Line
CE
- Special use management In Progress
Comment Period
01/30/2013
Expected: 07/2013 07/2013 Martina Thornton
701-227-7809
mthornton@fs.fed.us
Description: upgrade 7863 feet of overhead and install 614 feet of buried three phase electric line to connect Continental 1X-21H and 1-25H oil wells on private land
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=41193
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - 28-144-99 28 miles north of Belfield, ND
Whiting BSMU 1702 Flowline
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
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 Oil % Gas Pronghorn 14-11PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
12/31/2012
Expected: 08/2013 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. Comment Period
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. Comment Period
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 Corp - Ash Coulee 44-18TFH
EA
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Scoping Start
06/15/2013
Est. Comment Period
06/2013
Expected: 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
Comment Period
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 Pronghorn 11-14PH
CE
- Minerals and Geology Developing Proposal
Est. Comment Period
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
Comment Period
10/01/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@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
Comment Period
10/01/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 Shawn Reisenauer
701-227-7826
sreisenauer@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 In Progress
Comment Period
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=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
Comment Period
10/01/2012
Expected: 10/2013 11/2013 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=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
Comment Period
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
Comment Period
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
Comment Period
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
Comment Period
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
Comment Period
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
Whiting Oil and Gas, BSMU 1910 Oil and Gas Well
CE
- Minerals and Geology In Progress
Comment Period
06/10/2013
Expected: 09/2013 11/2013 Curtis Decker
701-227-7822
cdecker@fs.fed.us
Description: Proposal to construct 3.20 acre well pad and a 645 foot access road on NFS lands to develop underlying Federal minerals
Web Link: http://www.fs.fed.us/nepa/nepa_project_exp.php?project=42251
Location: UNIT - Medora Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Billings. LEGAL - NW 1/4, Section 19, T142N, R100W, Billings County 14 1/2 air miles northeast of Medora, ND
Dakota Prairie Grasslands, Sheyenne Ranger District R1 - Northern Region
Project Name Project Purpose Planning Status Decision Expected Implementation Project Contact
Hankinson Water Pipeline and Stock Tank
CE
- Grazing management In Progress
Scoping Start
06/03/2013
Est. Comment Period
07/2013
Expected: 08/2013 08/2013 Bryan Stotts
701-683-4342
bstotts@fs.fed.us
Description: The project is to replace an existing water source with a approximately 900 feet of water pipeline to a new stock tank.
Location: UNIT - Sheyenne Ranger District. STATE - North Dakota. COUNTY - Richland. LEGAL - NE Section 32, T.131N, R.50W Project is locted in the northeast corner of the Hankinson Allotment
NW Sheyenne Vegetation Management Project
EA
- Watershed management
- Grazing management
- Vegetation management (other than forest products)
In Progress
Scoping Start
04/29/2011
Est. Comment Period
07/2013
Expected: 09/2013 04/2014 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. 17000 acres in the northwest corner of the Sheyenne Ranger District in Ransom County, ND.
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