Environmental agency objects, along with others who say faulty justifications allowed approval of Delaware-sized Converse County Oil and Gas Project.
Conservation proposals dominate the offers but some of those could generate millions of dollars for schools.
Agency’s preferred alternatives don’t account for four-year population slide, wildfire risks or landscape-scale coordination as the BLM aligns federal conservation plans with states’, experts charge. Others back the federal plan.
Venture philanthropy nonprofit American Journalism Project will invest in Wyoming’s nonprofit news service with three-year development program.
Regulators seek more study — or another environmental impact statement — to allow 4,250 wells to be drilled in Moneta Divide expansion.