Windsor Community Rights Network

Local Governance for Healthy Community

March 1st, 2016

Action Alert! BLM Methane Rule

February 16, 2016–The public comment period is underway on The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) draft rule to update its regulations to reduce the waste of natural gas from flaring, venting, and leaks from oil and gas production operations on public and Indian lands. Read more here and see what input YOU can have! It’s […]

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June 29th, 2015

Methane leaks from oil and gas production on federal lands

New proposals from EPA and BLM to curtail leaks are due out this summer. Written by Elizabeth Shogren, DC Dispatch, High Country News June 26, 2015 Web Exclusive Gas and oil production on federal lands in Western states releases large amounts of methane into the air, contributing to climate change and costing taxpayers tens of […]

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May 22nd, 2015

Environmental groups sound alarm

Environmental groups are sounding the alarm as several states in the western US seek to ramp up oil and natural gas production through hydraulic fracturing, potentially disturbing sensitive, federally protected lands. The Center for Biological Diversity and three other groups based in Colorado filed a protest against the Bureau of Land Management this week seeking […]

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