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Three Wyomingites appointed to BLM advisory council

August 15, 2014

Marilyn Mackey, Julia Stuble, and Truman Julian will serve on the Wyoming Resource Advisory Council, which advises the Bureau of Land Management on public land …

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Proposed parcels for November 2014 oil and gas lease sale posted

August 6, 2014

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wyoming State Office has posted its proposed list of parcels for the quarterly competitive oil and gas lease sale.

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Bighorn Basin fossils could teach about climate change

August 3, 2014

Discoveries in the heart of Wyoming are — technically — off limits to its students due to state’s ban on Next Generation Science Standards.

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BLM mixes oil, grouse in Lander plan

July 1, 2014

Federal land managers incorporate Wyoming’s sage grouse “core areas” protection strategy in hopes to avoid ESA listing.

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BLM extends comment deadline, sets public meetings for Riley Ridge-to-Natrona pipeline

June 27, 2014

BLM is extending the scoping period from July 9 to Aug. 1 to allow additional time for the submission of public comments.

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Public meetings set for Converse County oil & gas project

May 23, 2014

The project consists of drilling up to 5,000 new oil and gas wells on 1,500 well pads over a 10-year period. The BLM is preparing …

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Could Sen. Enzi support the feds just once?

May 20, 2014

What on earth makes Enzi believe that Cliven Bundy is above following a court order that any other American citizen would have to obey?

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BLM seeks public comment on November 2014 oil and gas lease parcels

May 9, 2014

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) High Desert District is seeking public comments on the November 2014 Notice of Competitive Oil and Gas Lease Sale …

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Public can comment on federal coal lease modification

March 24, 2014

Public can comment on federal coal lease modification
— March 24, 2014
(Press release) — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) High Plains District Office (HPDO) announces …

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BLM and Bridger-Teton National Forest seek input on Riley Ridge on CO2, helium and methane wells project

March 19, 2014

BLM and the Bridger-Teton National Forest Seek Public Input on Riley Ridge Unit Development
— March 19, 2014
(Press release) —The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Pinedale …

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BLM advancing multi-state line on route that avoids most sensitive landscapes

February 25, 2014

Federal land managers are considering several alternative routes for the 412-mile Gateway West transmission line, originating in Wyoming.

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Federal oil & gas lease sale nets $14M

February 13, 2014

Federal oil & gas lease sale nets $14M
— February 13, 2014
(Press release) — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) generated more than $14 million for …

Peaks To Plains wild horse sanctuary, Wyoming – WyoFile

Second wild horse eco-sanctuary proposed near Lander

February 11, 2014

If approved the 900-acre Double D Ranch ranch could be home to up to 250 wild horses, gathered primarily from Wyoming public rangelands.

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BLM posts proposed parcels for May 2014 oil and gas lease sale

February 5, 2014

BLM posts proposed parcels for May 2014 oil and gas lease sale
— February 5, 2014
(Press release) The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wyoming State Office …

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BLM sets public meetings on sage-grouse Resource Management Plan amendments

January 26, 2014

BLM sets public meetings on sage-grouse Resource Management Plan amendments
(BLM press release) — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold public meetings for the …

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BLM seeks comments on August 2014 oil and gas lease sale parcels

January 25, 2014

BLM seeks comments on August 2014 oil and gas lease sale parcels
(BLM press release) — The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) High Plains District (HPD) …

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BLM seeks public input on Little Mountain drilling proposal

January 7, 2014

BLM seeks public input on Little Mountain drilling proposal 
— January 7, 2014
(BLM press release) — The Bureau of Land Management has announced it will work to …

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Atlantic Rim natural gas development review team set to meet in January

December 22, 2013

Atlantic Rim natural gas development review team set to meet in January
(BLM press release) – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Rawlins Field Office (RFO) …

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Interior Secretary Jewell provides update on sage grouse conservation

December 12, 2013

Interior Secretary Jewell provides update on sage grouse conservation
LAS VEGAS, NV – (press release) At a meeting with western governors today, Secretary of the Interior Sally …

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Bruce Babbitt: Wyoming BLM should end era of non-regulation

November 26, 2013

The BP America proposal to drill 8,950 more natural gas wells in southern Wyoming could be a turning point for Wyoming BLM.