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Look West — 11.12.13

LAND CONSERVATION

Senator Heinrich’s HUNT Act will push for inaccessible public lands to be opened.

ABQ JOURNAL

 

 

 

COMMUNITY AND ECONOMY

Votes on Colorado fracking bans and moratoriums still causing debate between industry and communities.

GREELEY TRIBUNE

 

 

 

WATER RESOURCES

More oil and gas companies consider water recycling.

AP

 

 

 

LAND CONSERVATION

Profile of Secretary Sally Jewell notes her impressive background and the opportunities she has at Interior Department.

OUTSIDE

 

 

 

LAND CONSERVATION

“The president will not hesitate,” says Jewell on monument designation.

LOS ANGELES TIMES

 

 

 

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

Outdoor clothing company Patagonia backs Colorado campaigns against fracking, upsets local lawmakers.

GRAND JUNCTION SENTINEL

 

 

 

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

Senator Baucus calls on a Commerce Department nominee to visit the Bakken.

ENERGYWIRE

 

 

 

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

Rocky Mountain region is the most active area for oil and gas drilling in the United States.

DENVER POST

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