The Life Cycle of an Energy Development provides an overview of the entire life cycle of an energy development, starting with the initial geophysical exploration and ending with reclamation. This is an important document for anyone seeking to better understand their surface lease, as it covers topics such as negotiation, licensing, unpaid rentals, and orphan wells.

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This document is designed on executive-sized paper and will not print well from most home-based printers. For a mailed hard copy of this document, please call the FAO at 310-FARM (3276) or email [email protected]