Guides for Forms Completion


Application Disposition Processing & Tracking – Geophysical (ADEPT)

Updated: Dec 1, 2013

Area Operating Agreement (AOA)

The Area Operating Agreement is no longer in use.

Please use the Enhanced Approval Process for in-scope MSL, LOC, PIL and PLA applications for oil and gas dispositions.

For all other types of land uses and all other applications, use the Environmental Field Report process.

For Related Information, see:

Updated: Jul 11, 2012

Electronic Assignments

Updated: Sep 10, 2010

Electronic Disposition System (EDS)

EDS Access and Navigation User Manual– Nov 2013 (13 pages)

Related Forms

For related forms, see Electronic Disposition System at:

Updated: Nov 26, 2013

Enhanced Approval Process (EAP)

For the EAP Supplement Forms Instructions guide, see:
EAP Manuals & Guides

Updated: Jun 10, 2013

Environmental Field Reports (EFRs)

Instructions for submission of Environmental Field Reports (EFRs) with Surface Disposition Applications under the Public Lands Act.

Related Forms

Access EFR forms at:

Updated: Sep 10, 2010

Public Lands

Public Lands Operation Handbook– Dec 2004 (87 pages)
Native Plant Revegetation Guidelines– Feb 2001 (67 Pages)


Updated: May 6, 2010


Wellsite Spacing Recommendations– Mar 23, 2003 (46 pages)

Updated: May 6, 2010


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Updated: Jun 10, 2013