1. Entries must be typed or printed plainly in ink. The nominator must sign the form (item 5) in ink.
2. This oer must be led in the proper BLM State Oce serving the nominated lands. See regulations at 43 CFR 1821.10 for oce
3. Submit only one nomination per form.
4. If more space is needed, additional sheets must be attached to each copy of the form submitted.
5. Two or more nominations may be requested to be sold as a block (43 CFR 3203.11). Check the box in Item 3. Block nominations
must include information to support your request and whether the lands requested will be identied with a project or unit.
Item 1—Enter the nominator’s name and billing address.
Item 2—Indicate the agency managing the surface use of the land and, for a block nomination, the name of the unit or project of which the
land is a part. The nominator may also provide other information that will assist in establishing status of the lands being nominated. The
description of land must conform to 43 CFR 3203.10. Each nomination may not exceed 5,120 acres, unless the area to be leased includes
an irregular subdivision (43 CFR 3203.10).
Payments: Each nomination must include a lling fee that is found in the fee schedule at 43 CFR 3000.12. If the total acreage nominated
contains fractional acreage, the per-acre fee must be rounded up to the next whole acre.
The Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a) and 43 CFR 2.48(d) require that we provide you with the following information:
AUTHORITY: 30 U.S.C. 1001-1028.; 43 CFR Part 3200.
PRINCIPAL PURPOSE: The BLM uses this information to determine whether or not to oer nominated parcels for geothermal leasing
and, if the BLM decides to oer the nominated lands for leasing, it also uses the information to assist in the preparation of a Notice of
Competitive Geothermal Lease Sale.
ROUTINE USES: (1) The adjudication of the form. (2) Documentation for public information in support of notations made on land status,
records for the management, disposal, and use of public lands and resources. (3) Transfer to appropriate Federal agencies when concur-
rence is required prior to granting a right in public lands or resources. (4) Information from the record and/or the record will be transferred
to appropriate Federal, State, local, or foreign agencies, when relevant to civil, criminal, or regulatory investigations or prosecutions.
EFFECT OF NOT PROVIDING INFORMATION: Disclosure of the information is required to process the nomination. If all informa-
tion is not provided, the nomination may be rejected.
The Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. 3501-3521) requires that we provide you with the following information:
The BLM uses this information to determine whether or not to oer nominated parcels for geothermal leasing and, if the BLM decides to
oer the nominated lands for leasing, it also uses the information to assist in the preparation of a Notice of Competitive Geothermal Lease
Response to this request is required to obtain or retain a benet.
You do not have to respond to this or any other Federal agency-sponsored information collection unless it displays a currently valid OMB
BURDEN HOURS STATEMENT: The public reporting burden for this form is estimated to average 1 hour per response, including the
time for reviewing instructions, gathering and maintaining data, and completing and reviewing the form. You may send direct comments
regarding the burden estimate or any other aspect of this form to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management
(1004-0132), Bureau Information Collection Clearance Ocer (WO-630), 1849 C Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20240.
(Form 3203-1, Page 2)