Canyon Fuel Company, LLC, of Grand Junction, Colorado, has filed a
complete application with the Division of Oil, Gas and Mining (DOGM)
for a revision of the existing Mining and Reclamation Plan, C/007/005
for the Skyline Mine. The mine is located approximately 6 miles
southwest of the town of Scofield, Utah in Eccles Canyon.
The revision includes the addition of a ventilation facility and 7.93
permitted acres located approximately 2 miles up the Winter Quarters
Canyon west of the town of Scofield, Utah. Upon approval, DOGM will
revise the permit to include the ventilation facility in the permit
According to the Scofield, Utah, USGS 7.5 minute topographic map, the
Winter Quarters Ventilation Facility location is defined as follows:
PROPOSED PERMIT AREA MODIFICATION
Section 1, Township 13 South, Range 6 East, Salt Lake Base Meridian
Beginning at a point located at the centerline of Winter Quarters
Creek which is 2,299 feet south and 1,482 feet west from the northeast
corner of Section 1, Township 13 South, Range 6 East, Salt Lake Base
Meridian; thence North 190 feet; thence West 1,466 feet; thence South
317 feet to the centerline of Winter Quarters Creek; thence easterly
approximately 1,479 feet along the centerline of Winter Quarters Creek
to the point of beginning.
A copy of the application will be available for inspection at the
Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining
1594 West North Temple, Suite 1210
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114
Carbon County Courthouse
120 East Main Street
Price, Utah 84501
The address of the applicant is:
Canyon Fuel Company, LLC.
225 North 5th Street, Suite 900
Grand Junction, Colorado 81501
Phone: (970) 263-5130
Written comments or request for a hearing regarding this application
must be submitted within 30 days of the last publication date of this
notice, to the Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining, Attention Coal
Regulatory Program, 1594 West North Temple, Suite 1210, Salt Lake
City, Utah 84114-5801.
Published in the Sun Advocate April 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2010.
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