Take action for public lands.



Saving the Sagebrush Sea: An Imperiled Western Legacy

Nearly 350 plant and animal species depend on sagebrush habitat for their survival.


Western Public Lands

BLM extends comment deadline on White River oil and gas plan

November, 20 2012
Post Independent
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

MEEKER, Colorado — The Bureau of Land Management has extended the public comment deadline for its draft White River Field Office Oil and Gas Resource Management Plan Amendment an additional 45 days, to Jan. 28, 2013.

In August, the BLM released for public review and comment a draft plan outlining multiple alternatives for managing the expected increase in oil and natural gas development on the 1.7 million acres of federal mineral resources it manages on the Piceance Basin in Rio Blanco County, southern Moffat County, and a small part of northern Garfield County.

Read full text: Glenwood Post Independent

Wednesday, November 21, 2012