Readers please note that the Oregon/Washington State Office of the Bureau of Land Management has relocated, effective today. The new address is the Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building at 1220 SW 3rd Avenue, Portland, OR  97204. The mailing address and telephone number remain the same: P.O. Box 2965, Portland, OR  97208 and (503) 808-6001 (press 2). For more information about the recent move and temporary restrictions on inspection of BLM records, please refer to the following link:  

As a reminder, maintenance fees for the assessment year ending 2014 covering unpatented mining claims are due to the BLM by September 1, 2013. For payments made by hand delivery, with respect to mining claims which are located in Oregon and Washington, the new address will apply.