Canyon Fuel Company, LLC, has filed a complete application with the
Division of Oil, Gas and Mining for a revision of the existing Mining
and Reclamation Plan, C/007/0005 for the Skyline Mine. Canyon Fuel
Company, LLC operates the Skyline Mines with surface facilities
located in Eccles Canyon which is approximately 4 miles southwest of
the town of Scofield, Utah. The revision includes the addition of
acreage associated with Federal Coal Lease, UTU-67939. The lease
modification will increase the lease acreage by approximately 770.52
acres, with no additional surface disturbance proposed.
Underground coal mining will take place in coal reserves owned or
leased by Canyon Fuel Company, LLC. A legal description of the
proposed areas for additional underground mining activities is
described as follows:
Proposed Additional Areas Authorized for Coal Mining and Reclamation
Township 12 South, Range 6 East, SLBM
Section 25: lots 3 and 4, SWÂ¼NEÂ¼, WÂ½SEÂ¼, SWÂ¼
Section 26: lots 1-4, NÂ½ SÂ½, SWÂ¼ SWÂ¼
Section 34: NEÂ¼NEÂ¼
Total acres within Federal Coal Lease UTU-67939: 4,061.52
The address of the applicant is: Canyon Fuel Company, LLC
225 North 5th Street, Suite 900
Grand Junction, CO 81501
After filing, copies of this permit renewal application will be
available for inspection at the following location: Utah Division of
Oil, Gas and Mining, 1594 West North Temple, Suite 1210, Salt Lake
City, Utah, and the Utah Division of Oil, Gas, and Mining website
under the Coal Permit files.
Written comments or requests regarding this permit renewal must be
made within 30 days of the last publication of this notice, and may be
addressed to the Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining, 1594 West North
Temple, Suite 1210, Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-5801.
Published in the Sun Advocate January 22, 29, February 5 and 12, 2013.
These legal notices, along with those from other fine Utah newspapers, can be viewed at www.utahlegals.com