Details for NOTICE is hereby given that Enduring Resources IV, LLC c/o


NOTICE is hereby given that Enduring Resources IV, LLC c/o Andrea Felix, 332 Road 3100, Aztec, NM 87410, intends to file with the New Mexico Office of the State Engineer a Notice of Intention to Drill Five Wells to Appropriate Nonpotable Groundwater from an aquifer the top of which is at a depth of 2,500 feet or more pursuant to NMSA 1978 §§ 72-12-26 and 27. The five wells will be drilled to anticipated depths ranging between 6,600 and 9,000 feet below ground surface, constructed of 7 inch diameter casing, and will have all water production isolated within the Entrada Formation Aquifer. The subject wells are approximately located between 35 and 57 miles south and east of the City of Bloomfield, San Juan County, New Mexico. The projected points of diversion are located on private, State, and BLM lands, and can be approximately located as follows: NMOSE file # / POD and Proposed Drilling Locations: SJ-4301 / POD1 - NW/4 NE/4 of Section 16, T22N, R7W Sandoval County SJ-4301 / POD2 - NE/4 SW/4 of Section 19, T23N, R9W San Juan County SJ-4301 / POD3 - SE/4 SW/4 of Section 24, T23N, R9W San Juan County SJ-4301 / POD4 - SE/4 NW/4 of Section 32, T27N, R6W Rio Arriba County SJ-4301 / POD5 – SW/4 SE/4 of Section 20, T22N, R6W Sandoval County The applicant intends to divert up to 942 acre-feet per annum from each of the five well locations listed above, for a total of 4,710 acre-feet per annum, for an estimated 50 year period from the Entrada Formation Aquifer in the San Juan Basin. The requested diversion will be used to supply nonpotable water for oil and gas exploration and production operations on private, State, and BLM lands within San Juan, Sandoval, and Rio Arriba Counties, New Mexico. Any person may bring an action in the district court of the county in which any such well is situated for damages or for injunctive relief with respect to any claimed impairment of existing water rights due to an appropriation of nonpotable water under 72-12-25 to 72-12-28 NMSA 1978. Applications to appropriate nonpotable water under § 72-12-28 are not subject to protest or hearing before the State Engineer. Pub Date(s): 7/8, 7/15 & 7/22, 2018