State agency refuses informal public hearing, hands mine permit decision to Environmental Quality Council
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The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality released its final report on the Pavillion investigation Thursday, again concluding it was unlikely that hydraulic fracturing polluted nearby residential water wells in the area.
The study concluded there was no evidence that fluids…
Groups say the statewide approach to E. coli reclassification was too sweeping, and the state’s process did not include enough public outreach.
Wyoming regulators ask Alpha Natural Resources Inc. to prove it can pay for coal mining reclamation if the company has financial trouble.
Environmentalists challenge permits that result in dumping of toxic chemicals on tribal land.