Southern Ute Department of Energy


National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)

NEPA is the procedural law which analyzes the potential social and environmental impacts of a project.

  • Categorical Exclusion has no impacts.
  • Environmental Assessment has medium impacts that are not significant.
  • Environmental Impact Statement is an in-depth analysis that has potential significant impacts that may be mitigated.

North Carracas Natural Gas Plan of Development Final Environmental Assessment (2013)

Programmatic Environmental Assessment (PEA) for 80-acre Infill Oil & Gas Development on the SUIR (2009)

Volume I: PEA Document and Appendices A – F

Volume II: PEA Appendices G – J

Oil and Gas Development on the Southern Ute Indian Reservation Final Environmental Impact Statement (2002)

Environmental Assessment of Oil and Gas Leasing and Development on Southern Ute Indian Reservation (1990)