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Look West — 6.24.14

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

1,401 high-risk oil and gas wells went uninspected, and new map shows where they are.

MOTHER JONESTHINKPROGRESS

 

 

LAND CONSERVATION

U.S. Conference of Mayors pass resolution to support full funding of LWCF.

ENERGYWIRE

 

 

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

ICYMI: Op-ed says industry shouldn’t be to blame for uninspected wells.

GRAND JUNCTION SENTINEL

 

 

LAND CONSERVATION

ICYMI: Op-ed from Sawtooth Society president criticizes national monument designation for Sawtooth National Recreation Area.

MAGIC VALLEY

 

 

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

A closer look at the problems facing clean up of abandoned wells in Wyoming.

CASPER STAR TRIBUNE

 

 

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

Formers Colorado Governors Romer and Owens team up in new ad to push back against fracking and local control measures.

DENVER POST

 

 

COMMUNITY AND ECONOMY

Loveland to vote on fracking moratorium today.

REPORTER HERALDCOLORADO INDEPENDENT

 

 

WATER RESOURCES

Op-ed focuses on balancing energy development with the health of the West’s water.

STEAMBOAT TODAY

 

 

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

Fracking plays a big role in this year’s midterm elections, especially in Colorado.

NBC NEWS

 

 

ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

Editorial says more must be done to ensure safe and responsible energy development.

BOZEMAN DAILY CHRONICLE

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In this episode of Go West, Young Podcast (subscribe on iTunes or Google Play), we look at the environmental cost if President Trump’s dream of a “great wall” along the U.S-Mexico border becomes a reality. https://t.co/JVFkiILmli https://t.co/ElgBe4AfDj WstrnPriorities photo
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Automatic sequestration cuts triggered by the tax bill would eliminate all mineral leasing payments to states. https://t.co/bPYUrU4JFb
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Secretary Zinke’s wife played a key role in his official event and travel planning, "caused headaches for Interior staff," records show
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