Office of Mineral Resources

State Mineral & Energy Board

OVERVIEW   AGENDA & REPORTS 

BOARD MEMBERS  PRESENTATIONS   

Wednesday, July 8, 2020
9:30 am

 State Mineral & Energy Board Meeting via Zoom App

The LaSalle State Office Building, which includes the Department of Natural Resources, Office of Mineral Resources (OMR), continues to be closed to the public due to the COVID-19 virus.  The State Mineral and Energy Board (Board) will hold its July 8, 2020 Lease Sale and Board Meeting (Meeting) via Zoom.

(Certificate of Inability to Meet in Person)

Sealed bids on tracts advertised for the July 8, 2020 lease sale will be received in the Office of Mineral Resources, LaSalle Office Building, Baton Rouge, Louisiana (P. O. Box 2827, Baton Rouge, LA 70821) on or before 12:00 noon on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 and will be opened publicly at 9:15 am, Wednesday, July 8, 2020.   You must make special arrangements to submit sealed bids in person (see contact person below).   

The Meeting’s Notice and Agenda can be accessed here; scroll down for all reports.  The Board will utilize the online platform Zoom for Board Members and to live-stream the Meeting for public viewing.

Information to join the live-stream will be available here beginning at 9:15 am on Wednesday, July 8, 2020.

Please access OMR’s Special Notices and Announcements web page at http://www.dnr.louisiana.gov/index.cfm/page/168 for additional information on accessing this meeting.

If you have any questions regarding the virtual Board Meeting or in reference to leases or tracts, please contact Emile Fontenot at Anthony.Fontenot@la.gov.

OMR deeply regrets any inconvenience, however, the health and safety of Louisiana’s citizens are our highest priority. 

 

2020 State Mineral and Energy Board Meeting Schedule and Lease Sale Results

 

Previous Years:

2019
Archives

 

  

Accepting
Bids
Lease Sale
Date
Deadline for Receipt
of Applications
Advertising
Date
Lease Sale
Documents
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
January 7, 2020

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Opening of Bids   8:30 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
October 28, 2019
Tuesday,
December 17, 2019

Notice of Publication

Lease Sale Details

 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
February 11, 2020

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Opening of Bids   8:30 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
November 25, 2019
Tuesday,
January 21, 2020

Notice of Publication

Lease Sale Details

 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
March 10, 2020

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Opening of Bids   8:30 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
December 23, 2019

Tuesday,
February 18, 2020

Notice of Publication

Lease Sale Details

 

 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
April 7, 2020

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Via Zoom   10:00 a.m.

Monday,
January 27, 2020
Tuesday,
March 17, 2020

Notice of Publication

Lease Sale Details

 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
May 12, 2020

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 Via Zoom

Opening of Bids   9:15 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
February 24, 2020
Tuesday,
April 21, 2020

Notice of Publication

Lease Sale Details

 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
June 9, 2020

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 Via Zoom

Opening of Bids   9:15 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
March 23, 2020
Tuesday,
May 19, 2020

Notice of Publication 

Lease Sale Details

On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
July 7, 2020

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 Via Zoom

Opening of Bids   9:15 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
April 27, 2020
Tuesday,
June 16, 2020

Notice of Publication 

Lease Sale Details

 

 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
August 11, 2020

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Opening of Bids   8:30 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Tuesday,
May 26, 2020
Tuesday,
July 21, 2020
 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
September 8, 2020

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Opening of Bids   8:30 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
June 22, 2020
Tuesday,
August 18, 2020
 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
October 13, 2020

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Opening of Bids   8:30 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
July 27, 2020
Tuesday,
September 15, 2020
 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
November 17, 2020

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Opening of Bids   8:30 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
August 24, 2020
Tuesday,
October 20, 2020
 
On or before 12
noon on Tuesday,
December 8, 2020

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Opening of Bids   8:30 a.m.
Reports by Staff   9:30 a.m.
Board Meeting   11:00 a.m.

Monday,
September 28, 2020
Tuesday,
November 17, 2020