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1539 Eleventh Ave. Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 444-2074 | Fax: (406) 444-2684
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Public Notices


Administrative Rules

Pursuant to statute, DNRC maintains a list of "interested persons" who are notified when the department proposes to amend or adopt its administrative rules. If you would like you or your organization to be on this list, please contact (attention Legal Unit, ARM Coordinator). Please provide your name, e-mail address, physical address, and the topics you wish to be notified of: conservation districts and resource development, forestry, oil and gas conservation, trust land management, and/or water resources.

Proposed Rules, Amendments and Adoptions

MAR 36-22-196 (Water Right Permitting)

Notice of Extension of Comment Period on Proposed Amendment and Repeal

Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Amendment and Repeal

MAR 36-22-193 (Oil and Gas Notification of Application for Permit to Drill)

Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Amendment

MAR 36-22-192 (Oil and Gas Privilege and License Tax)

Notice of Amendment

Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Amendment

MAR 36-22-184 (Cabin Site Leasing)

Notice of Amendment, Adoption, and Repeal

Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Amendment, Adoption, and Repeal

MAR 36-22-182 (Rye Creek Stream Depletion Zone)

Notice of Adoption

Notice of Extension of Comment Period on Proposed Adoption

Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Adoption

MAR 36-22-180 (East Valley Controlled Groundwater Area)

Notice of Adoption

Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Adoption

MAR 36-22-187 (Carbon Sequestration Equipment)

Notice of Adoption

Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Adoption

MAR 36-22-181 (Water Reservations)

Notice of Amendment and Repeal

Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Amendment and Repeal

MAR 36-22-186 (Carbon Sequestration Equipment)

Notice of Adoption of Temporary Rule

Notice of Proposal of Temporary Rule

MAR 36-22-158 (Cabinsite Rules – SB409)

Preliminary Injunction - On April 5, 2012, the Montana First Judicial District Court issued a preliminary injunction preventing the state of Montana from implementing any of the terms of Senate Bill 409, which includes prohibiting the Land Board or the DNRC from applying any rules or regulations adopted to implement Senate Bill 409.

Notice of Adoption of New Rules I (36.25.1016) through VI (36.25.1021) and the Amendment of ARM 36.25.1011 (January 9, 2012)

Notice of Public Hearings on Proposed Adoption of New Rules I through VI and the Amendment of ARM 36.25.1011 (November 8, 2011)

Clean Text Version (January 9, 2012)

 

Land Sales Process

Oil & Gas Lease Sale

Notice of December 2017 Oil and Gas Lease Sale
The Department of Natural Resources and Conservation will hold an oil and gas lease sale at 9:00 a.m., December 5, 2017 in the DNRC Montana Room, 1539 11th Avenue, Helena, MT. The December sale includes 64 tracts in the following counties:  Big Horn (6), Garfield (1), Glacier (6), Powder River (2), Richland (23), Roosevelt (3), Sweet Grass (20), and Toole (3). All sales will be by competitive oral bidding. DNRC is requesting comments from interested parties by October 27, 2017. A description of tracts and maps are available on the DNRC website:  http://dnrc.mt.gov/divisions/trust/minerals-management/oil-and-gas-leasing-information

Scoping Notices

Young Creek Fire Salvage Project
The Montana DNRC, Stillwater Unit is proposing the Young Creek Fire Salvage Project. The proposed project is located approximately 8 miles northwest of Eureka, MT. The sale is planned as a result of the recent Caribou Fire.

Lolo Peak Fire Salvage Timber Sale
The Montana DNRC, Hamilton Unit is proposing the Lolo Peak Fire Salvage Timber Sale. The proposed project is located approximately 3 miles southwest of Lolo, MT and 2 miles southwest of Florence, MT. The sale is planned as a result of the recent Lolo Peak Fire.

Spotted Dog WMA Land Banking Sale

The Montana DNRC, Anaconda Unit, is soliciting comments and concerns on a proposed sale of the state lands within the Spotted Dog Wildlife Management Area near Avon.

Final Environmental Impact Statement

Wood Lion Multiple Timber Sale Project Decision Notice
The Montana DNRC has released the Wood Lion Decision Notice.

Wood Lion Multiple Timber Sale Project FEIS
The Montana DNRC, Swan Unit has released the Wood Lion FEIS.

Public Notice

Twin 40's Fire Salvage
The Montana DNRC, Plains Unit is notifying the public of the intent to harvest dead and dying timber damaged by the Lazier Creek 3 fire. The project is located approximately 33 air miles north of Plains, MT.

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