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February Oil and Gas Lease Auction:  The results of the Department's February 2, 2016 oil and gas lease auction are available here for viewing.  Choose February 2016 in the drop down menu. 

February EnergyNet Oil and Gas Lease Auction:  The Department will be offering 22 leases in the following counties:  Billings, Burke, Divide, Dunn, Stark and WIlliams.  The auctions will commence February 4, 2016 at 2:00 PM CT and will conclude February 11, 2016 at 3:45 PM CT.  The tract listing is available here and a detailed tract information list will be available beginning January 13, 2016 on EnergyNet's website.

Biennial Report:  The Department's 2013-2015 Biennial Report is complete and can be viewed here.

Market Analysis Report:  A market analysis study was completed in August 2015 for school trust land located in Section 36, T139N, R80W, Burleigh County (located east of Bismarck Expressway and North of Buckstop junction) .  The study was authorized by the Board of University and Schools Lands and completed by Kadrmas, Lee & Jackson.  The final report is available for viewing by clicking here.

Still haven't checked the Unclaimed Property list?  Having recently passed another reporting deadline, new names are being added daily to the list of North Dakota residents and businesses that are entitled to uncashed checks, dormant accounts, forgotten credit balances, lost securities, etc.   Now would be a GREAT time to check.   Free and unlimited searches can be done by clicking here to search for your name or the name of your business.  Check now and visit often.

2015 USDA Cash Rent and Land Value Survey is Available:  The 2015 Cash Rent and Land Value Survey is ready. Click here for the latest survey.

Land Board Public Meeting Notices: Use this link to sign up for automatic notification of Land Board meeting information. Find this agency in the listing under Department of Trust Lands.



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