-- MMS rejects 13 high bids in Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale
The US Minerals Management Service Friday said it has rejected 13 high bids totaling $5,785,023 from the Mar. 28 Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale. It has accepted high bids for 534 other tracts totaling $499,683,478. MMS explained the rejected bids in Lease Sale 178, Part 1, were insufficient.