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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 19-524



Execution of Oil and Gas Lease for Publicly-Owned Streambeds

[49 Pa.B. 1795]
[Saturday, April 13, 2019]

 Effective January 28, 2019, a First Amendment to Oil and Gas Lease for Publicly-Owned Streambeds, Contract No. M-2102008-04, was executed by and between the Commonwealth, acting through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (Department) (lessor), and Chevron Appalachia, LLC (lessee), with its principal place of business located at 700 Cherrington Parkway, Coraopolis, PA 15108.

 The lease is for Streambed Tract 2008 on the Youghiogheny River encompassing a total of 335.2 acres of submerged lands located in South Versailles and Elizabeth Townships, Allegheny County; Sewickley Town-ship, Westmoreland County; and Perry Township, Fayette County. The lease was recorded at the Allegheny County Courthouse on March 1, 2019, instrument No. 2019-5452, BK-DE VL-17534, page 76; in Westmoreland County Courthouse on February 28, 2019, instrument No. 201902280005520; and in Fayette County Courthouse on February 28, 2019, instrument No. 201900001785, book 3395, page 2395. The lease allows for the development of oil and natural gas below and between the ordinary low water marks of the Youghiogheny River solely by means of directional, including horizontal, drilling on a nondevelopment basis that will not disturb the river or its bed. Contract No. M-2102008-04 may be viewed online at M-2102008-04%20First%20Amendment%20Streambed%20Lease%20Tract%202008%20Youghiogheny%20-%20Chevron%20Appalachia%20-%2001_28_2019.pdf.

 Questions regarding this lease should be directed to the Department's Bureau of Forestry, Minerals Division, (717) 787-2703.


[Pa.B. Doc. No. 19-524. Filed for public inspection April 12, 2019, 9:00 a.m.]

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