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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 19-1476



Execution of Oil and Gas Lease for Publicly-Owned Streambeds

[49 Pa.B. 5712]
[Saturday, October 5, 2019]

 Effective January 22, 2019, an Oil and Gas Lease for Publicly-Owned Streambeds, Contract No. M-2102038-04, was executed by and between the Commonwealth, acting through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (Department) (lessor), and EQT Production Company (lessee), with its principal place of business located at 625 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.

 The lease is for Streambed Tract 2038 on Pennsylvania Fork Fish Creek encompassing a total of 40.60 acres of submerged lands located in Springhill, Freeport, Gilmore and Jackson Townships, Greene County. The lease was recorded at the Greene County Courthouse on March 22, 2019, document No. 201900001687, book 523, page 2787-2819. The lease allows for the development of oil and natural gas below and between the ordinary low water marks of Pennsylvania Fork Fish Creek solely by means of directional, including horizontal, drilling on a nondevelopment basis that will not disturb the river or its bed. Contract No. M-2102038-04 may be viewed online at M-2102038-04%20Publicly%20Owned%20Streambed%20Lease%20Tract%202038%20Pa%20Fork%20Fish%20Creek%2001_22_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. 19-1476. Filed for public inspection October 4, 2019, 9:00 a.m.]

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