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Lea County, NM
BLM New Mexico Federal Lease Sale, October 29, 2020


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Time Remaining:

29D 0H 30M 25S

Start Time:

10/29/2020 9:18 AM CDT / 8:18 AM MDT

End Time:

10/29/2020 11:18 AM CDT / 10:18 AM MDT

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(Bonus + Agency Fees + Advanced Rental + 1.5% Buyer Premium)

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Parcel Details


NMNM 142227

County, State

Lea, NM

Legal Description

T. 21 S., R.32 E., NEW MEXICO PM
Sec. 28 SW.



Rental (1st Year)




Administrative Fee


Expression of Interest


Lease Terms and Conditions

All bidding and lease sale on BLM parcels listed on this website shall be subject to the statutes, administrative rules and regulations of the BLM per the authority of the Mineral Leasing Act of 1920 as amended and the Mineral Leasing Act for Acquired Lands of 1947, as amended.

A lease issued as a result of this sale will have a primary term of 10 years. It will continue beyond its primary term as long as oil or gas in paying quantities is produced on or for the benefit of the lease. Advance rental at $1.50 per acre for the first 5 years ($2 per acre after that) is due on or before the anniversary date each year until production begins. Once a lease is producing, you must pay a royalty of 12.5 percent of the value or the amount of production removed or sold from the lease. You will find other lease terms on our standard lease form (Form 3100-11, October 2008).


Stipulations are part of the lease and supersede any inconsistent provisions of the lease form. Some parcels are subject to surface use stipulations. They are requirements or restrictions on how you conduct operations.
They become part of the lease and supersede any inconsistent provisions in the lease form. See Sale Notice for stipulation details.


  • WO-ESA 7 BLM Stipulation for WO - Endangered Species Act Sec 7 Consultation
  • WO-NHPA BLM Stipulation for Cultural Resources and Tribal Consultation
  • NM-13-CSU BLM Stipulation CSU for NMSO - CSU - Paleontological Resources
  • SENM-S-1-CSU BLM Stipulation CSU for PDO - CSU - Potash Area Stipulation
  • SENM-S-22-CSU BLM Stipulation CSU for PDO - CSU - Lesser Prairie-Chickens
  • SENM-S-34-CSU BLM Stipulation CSU for PDO - CSU - Shinnery Oak Sand Dune Habitat Complex POD
  • NM-11-LN BLM Lease Notice LN for NMSO - LN - Special Cultural Resource
  • NM-14-LN BLM Lease Notice LN for NMSO - LN - Paleontological Resources
  • SENM-LN-6 BLM Lease Notice LN for PDO - LN - OG Development Within Designated Potash Area

Successful Bidder Notification

After all auctions have closed, the successful bidder will be notified via email with closing instructions, including total amount due.

On the day of the sale, you must pay at least the minimum bonus bid of $2 per acre or fraction of an acre; the first year's advance rental of $1.50 per acre or fraction of an acre; and a non-refundable administrative fee of $170, to the BLM State Office by the close of business.

Buyer Premium

A 1.5% Buyer Premium, calculated as 1.5% of the total bonus, will be added to the cost of this lease.

BLM New Mexico Contact Information

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(877) 351-4488