Chukchi Sea Oil and Gas Lease Sale 193
June 20, 2014: The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management today published in the
Federal Register a Notice of Intent to Prepare a Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (SEIS). The SEIS will address issues raised by the federal
courts in their remand of Chukchi Sea OCS Oil and Gas Lease Sale 193 back to
BOEM for further analysis.
April 24, 2014: United States District Court for the District of Alaska order in light of remand.
Jan. 22, 2014: United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit reversal and remand.
Aug. 18, 2011: Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (OCS EIS/EA BOEMRE 2011-041). BOEM (then known as BOEMRE) releases a Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (Final SEIS) for Chukchi Sea Oil and Gas Lease Sale 193. The Final SEIS provides additional environmental analysis that supplements the review originally completed as part of the planning for Lease Sale 193. Specifically, the Final SEIS addresses concerns raised by the U.S. District Court for the District of Alaska in its July 21, 2010, decision remanding Lease Sale 193 back to the agency, incorporates additional public comment, and includes a new analysis of the environmental impacts of a hypothetical Very Large Oil Spill (VLOS) scenario. Volume 1 | Volume 2
July 21, 2010: United States District Court for the District of Alaska order remanding to agency.
Final Notice of Sale for Chukchi Sea Sale 193 held on February 6, 2008 in Anchorage, Alaska.
The Final Notice of Sale package consists of the following:
Final Notice of Sale, Information
Final Lease Stipulations
Final Information to Lessees
Federal Register Notice Chukchi Sea Lease Sale 193
2007 ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT
Volume I: Executive Summary, Section I through IV