Report: Sharp Decline in Demand for Oil & Gas Leasing on Federal Lands

Report: Sharp Decline in Demand for Oil & Gas Leasing on Federal Lands

Rocky Mountain Wild’s new report shows oil and gas companies currently hold leases on more than 20 million acres of federal land in the Mountain West, and data trends show a sharp decline in interest for additional leases in many states for 2020 and 2021...

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Lunch and Learn: Celebrate CO’s Precedent Setting Wildlife Protections, Feb 11

Lunch and Learn: Celebrate CO’s Precedent Setting Wildlife Protections, Feb 11

In Colorado, we love wildlife and we show it. In mid-January new rules regulating oil and gas development in Colorado went into effect. Join us on Thursday, February 11th at Noon Mountain Time to learn about how these rules protect the wildlife we love — inc...

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Colorado ❤s Wildlife Storymap

Colorado ❤s Wildlife Storymap

Interactive story map shows how oil & gas rules effective January 15, 2021 protect wildlife habitats.

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2020 Highlights

See a story map highlighting some of Rocky Mountain Wild's accomplishments in 2020.

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2020 Maps of Oil and Gas Development

2020 Maps of Oil and Gas Development

See where drilling is occurring and what lands have been leased in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming. The high resolution maps are suitable to be printed as posters.

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Pike-San Isabel National Forest Motorized Travel Management Analysis

Pike-San Isabel National Forest Motorized Travel Management Analysis

Comments Due Monday, November 4th. On Friday, September 20, 2019 Pike-San Isabel National Forest officially released the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for Public Motor Vehicle Use across the National Forests in Central Colorado. This started a 45...

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Hold BLM Accountable at Public Meetings on July 18, 22, and 23

Eastern Colorado RMP Public Meetings The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is updating the Resource Management Plan for Eastern Colorado. This plan defines describes broad multiple-use guidance for managing lands and federal mineral estate administered by the BL...

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Tell GMUG National Forest to Protect Wild and Scenic Rivers by March 21

The Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre, and Gunnison (GMUG) National Forest in Western Colorado is updating their Forest Plan. As part of this process, they are required to evaluate rivers (and streams) on the forest to see if they are eligible to be protected as Wild an...

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Tell the State Land Board to Say No to Mining in Grape Creek Proposed Wilderness

Tell the State Land Board to Say No to Mining in Grape Creek Proposed Wilderness

The Colorado State Land Board wants to allowing mining in the Grape Creek Proposed Wilderness area near Cañon City. Speak out against this at the State Land Board meeting on Thursday, March 14, 2019.

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2018 Maps of Oil and Gas Development

Every year, Rocky Mountain Wild creates high resolution maps showing the widespread impact of oil and gas development on Colorado, Utah, and Wyoming. See where drilling is occurring and what lands have been leased by oil and gas companies for current and futur...

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