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Regulators back smog rules for Sublette area

December 11, 2014

Air quality board unanimous in limiting emissions that cause winter ozone spikes near Jonah, Anticline gas fields.

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University of Wyoming researchers contribute to paper on high ozone events

October 1, 2014

Researchers learned that wintertime ozone production in the Uintah Basin occurs at lower concentrations of nitrogen oxides (NO) and much larger volatile organic compound (VOC) …

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State wants volunteer snow watchers to aid in ozone efforts

September 6, 2013

State wants volunteer snow watchers to aid in ozone efforts
— September 6, 2013
(Press release) The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (WDEQ) is interested in expanding …

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Proposals sought for mule deer and sage grouse habitat improvement projects

August 16, 2013

Pinedale group sets project application deadline
— August 16, 2013
(Press release) The Pinedale Anticline Project Office (PAPO) is accepting applications for potential 2014 project funding until Oct. …

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Wyoming deploys strategy to battle ozone

March 14, 2013

The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality on Thursday made public its Ozone Strategy, a requirement of the federal “non-attainment” designation applied to the Sublette County …

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Listen Up

October 12, 2012

The Pinedale High School football team gathers around assistant coach Mike Gregory as he congratulates the team following their home opener victory over Riverside.

Energy Report Thumbnail image for Wyoming escapes ozone season, but not ozone problem

Wyoming escapes ozone season, but not ozone problem

April 20, 2012

Wyoming escapes ozone season, but not ozone problem
Pinedale area residents can breathe easy now that the wintertime ozone season has passed without any exceedences of …

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From hay fields to fish flows: Pinedale irrigator first in Wyoming to convert water right for fish

November 15, 2011

The concept of protecting water to stay flowing in-stream for fish was once fiercely-fought by the agriculture community, but many things have changed over the …

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Judge’s sage grouse ruling could stall BLM plans in Wyo., Idaho

October 4, 2011

Reprinted with permission from Environment & Energy Publishing, LLC. Not for republication by Wyoming media.
A federal judge in Idaho this week ruled the Interior Department …

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Study cautions against energy industry’s effects on mule deer

May 31, 2011

Energy development on Western public lands has contributed to the destruction of millions of acres of mule deer habitat in Wyoming, Colorado and Utah, according …

Energy Thumbnail image for Pristine to Polluted: More drilling proposed near Pinedale despite ozone spikes

Pristine to Polluted: More drilling proposed near Pinedale despite ozone spikes

May 17, 2011

Despite significant reductions in the volume of emissions from the Pinedale Anticline and Jonah natural gas fields in recent years, the area remains prone to …

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Mead Touts Pro-Energy Stance

April 28, 2011

Mead isn’t the first and certainly isn’t the only person to reject the either-or notion regarding energy development and conservation. If any community has the …

Energy Thumbnail image for Winter ozone problem confounds regulators, industry

Winter ozone problem confounds regulators, industry

April 26, 2011

The mystery behind the wintertime ozone problem that has plagued parts of the Intermountain West is deepening as pollution levels during the first quarter of …