Project Reports

Command Regulation 1130-2-14 (Oil and Gas Policy)

Published July 15, 2014
Title: Omaha District Project Operations Oil and Gas Policy

Summary: This policy is designed to provide guidance to Omaha District personnel for the development of leasable minerals under lands managed by the USACE, Omaha District and for the management of mineral exploration and production activities on those same lands. This policy also provides guidance for lands not owned by the federal government or managed by USACE that are in close proximity to projects under the authority ofUSACE, including dams, reservoirs, their associated impoundments, levees and any other structures, including all flood risk management projects.

Geographic Scope: This policy is applicable to federal land administered by USACE, USACE flowage easements on private lands, and mineral development off project lands that has the potential to adversely affect lands administered by USACE.

Impacts: N/A

Decision/Date: Made following close of Public Comment Period