Title: Natural Gas Resources and Federal Lands
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Publication Date: 07/2005
Publication Type: Brief
Contact: Chris Nichols
Program/Technology: Environmental & Water
Oil & Natural Gas
Author: David Alleman (NETL)
John R. Duda (NETL)
William Hochheiser (DOE)

A factsheet summarizing the extent to which natural gas sources are located within federal land boundaries. This paper discusses the role of the Bureau of Land Management to manage these natural resources for recreational, conservation, and resource consumption. Finally, the access restrictions relevant to extracting and utilizing natural resources on federal lands is presented.

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