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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 17-623



Execution of Oil and Gas Lease for Publicly-Owned Streambeds

[47 Pa.B. 2190]
[Saturday, April 15, 2017]

 Effective August 9, 2016, an Oil and Gas Lease for Publicly-Owned Streambeds, Contract No. M-2102032-04, 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 2032 on the Monongahela River encompassing a total of 553 acres of submerged lands located in Carroll, Monongahela, Union, Luzerne, Forward, Jefferson and Rices Landing Townships, Greene, Fayette, Washington and Allegheny Counties. The lease was recorded at the Allegheny County Courthouse on September 19, 2016, document No. 2016-29397, Bk-DE VI-16540, page 95; the Fayette County Courthouse on January 11, 2017, instrument No. 201700000404, book 3329, page 2415; the Greene County Courthouse on December 2, 2016, instrument No. 201600007325, book 496, pages 2216—2246; and the Washington County Courthouse on September 19, 2016, instrument No. 201623799. The lease allows for the development of oil and natural gas below and between the ordinary low water marks of the Monongahela 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-2102032-04 may be viewed online at

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


[Pa.B. Doc. No. 17-623. Filed for public inspection April 14, 2017, 9:00 a.m.]

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