Southwest District Office Coal Leases Overview
Bureau of Land Management Southwest District Office oversees 107 coal leases under the Colorado State Office. Of the lease records managed by the Southwest District Office, 19.62% are authorized, 2.80% are pending, and 75.70% are closed. Oversite of these federal lands is divided into BLM Field Offices—Uncompahgre Field Office and Tres Rios Field Office.
Southwest District Office
Montrose, CO 81401
- District Manager
- Lori Armstrong
- Total Leases
- Authorized Leases
- Pending Leases
- Closed Leases
- Expired Leases
- Authorized Acres
- Pending Acres
Authorized Leases By BLM Field Offices
In Southwest District Office
|Authorized||Authorized BLM Field Offices|
|Uncompahgre Field Office||17|
|Tres Rios Field Office||4|
Coal Lease News From The Coal Fields™
Learn more about the Bureau of Land Management, Public Land Survey System, and coal leases.
Understanding Lease Ownership
We receive lots of emails from people who find their name or a relative’s name on our site and want to know if this means they have some right to the land listed under that name.
Understanding BLM Administrative Areas
Whether it is filing a lease or researching one, the administering BLM office is going to be the definitive source.
Understanding Location Data
Lease handled by the Bureau of Land Management are not mapped by latitude and longitude, instead, these leases harken back to the Public Land Survey System.
A “township” can refer to two different things. Both are part of the PLSS measurement system but have different uses.