RELEASE: “Keep Our Lands American” Video Ad Campaign Launched Across the West

CWP launches a new advertising campaign targeting fringe politicians' misguided attempts to seize national public lands.

REPORT: Economic Impacts of the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument

A new report highlights the economic benefits of Montana's Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument.

Public Lands Oil and Gas Lease Tracker: 2014 Summary

Stay up to date on who is leasing your national public lands for oil and gas exploration.

RELEASE: Interactive Map Plots Over 13,600 Oil and Natural Gas Spills in Colorado and New Mexico

New map shows over 13,000 oil and gas spills in Colorado and New Mexico.

RELEASE: Study Finds Retirees Are Drawn to Counties With Protected Public Lands

  DENVER – A new Center for Western Priorities report released this morning finds that seniors are three times more likely to move into Western counties with a higher percentage of protected public lands like national parks, monuments, and other conservation areas. The Golden Rush: How Public Lands Draw Retirees and Create Economic Growth examines […]

RELEASE: “Keep Our Lands American” Video Ad Campaign Launched Across the West

CWP launches a new advertising campaign targeting fringe politicians' misguided attempts to seize national public lands.

Why the Oil and Gas Industry Shouldn’t Oppose Common Sense Reforms For Drilling and Fracking on Public Lands

The Obama administration released a long-awaited rule today to help ensure oil and gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing on our national public lands is done safely, responsibly, and in a way that protects nearby communities. Despite their vocal protests, the oil and gas industry—which likes to tout its safety and public health record—has no reason […]

Look West 3.26.15

Two Democratic Senators vow to protect national public lands, New Mexico's rig count falls, and more.

The American West is a Canary in a Coal Mine.

New figures released show that Western coal production accounts for close to half of all carbon emissions from energy production on national public land and water.

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Look West 3.26.15

Two Democratic Senators vow to protect national public lands, New Mexico's rig count falls, and more.

RELEASE: “Keep Our Lands American” Video Ad Campaign Launched Across the West

CWP launches a new advertising campaign targeting fringe politicians' misguided attempts to seize national public lands.

REPORT: Economic Impacts of the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument

A new report highlights the economic benefits of Montana's Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument.

Public Lands Oil and Gas Lease Tracker: 2014 Summary

Stay up to date on who is leasing your national public lands for oil and gas exploration.