BLM seeks comment on proposed geophysical project in Book Cliffs
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The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Moab Field Office is seeking public comment on an Environmental Assessment (EA) analyzing the potential impacts of the proposed Horse Point Anticline Two-Dimensional (2D) Geophysical project. 

Geokinetics USA, Inc., on behalf of National Fuel Corporation, proposes conducting a geophysical operation consisting of two parallel seismic survey lines totaling approximately six linear miles in the Middle and Horse Canyon areas of southeastern Utah’s Book Cliffs. The draft EA analyzes the potential environmental impacts of the proposed project.

The EA is available for public review and comment on the Environmental Notification Bulletin Board (ENBB) at:; search for project name “Horse Point.”

Written comments will be accepted by letter or email until Sept. 19. Comments should be as specific as possible with references to page numbers and chapters of the document. Comments that contain only opinions or preferences will not receive a formal response, but may be considered in the BLM decision-making process. Reference “Horse Point Geophysical” when submitting comments.

Written comments may be mailed or emailed using the following:


Bureau of Land Management

Moab Field Office

Attn: Marie McGann

82 East Dogwood

Moab, Utah 84532


For additional information, contact Marie McGann at 435-259-2100.

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