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The Reporter Two-Way: Oil and gas lease sales

Oct 19, 2017

Oil and gas rigs dot the landscape on federal lands.
Credit Courtesy of Bureau of Land Management

Several environmental watchdog groups, including Carbondale-based Wilderness Workshop, are formally protesting the sale of oil and gas leases on public lands in northwest Colorado.

They say energy development in this area would threaten the Colorado River. Environment reporter Elizabeth Stewart-Severy talked through the details with Christin Kay.

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