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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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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State Highway 9 Wildlife and Safety Improvement Project

Paving the way for similar projects across Colorado By: Paige Singer, Rocky Mountain Wild’s Conservation Biologist/GIS Specialist State Highway 9 was always an important roadway for my family – we lived in rural Craig – as we sought recr...

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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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Lawsuit Challenges Oil and Gas Lease Sales on Public Lands in Colorado & Utah

Development of the Leases Threatens Public Health and Nearby Dinosaur National Monument FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 27, 2018 Media Contacts: Matthew Sandler, Rocky Mountain Wild, (303) 579-5162, matt@rockymountainwild.org Diana Dascalu-Joffe, Center for B...

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The SabbMattical Chronicles – Volume 9

And around we go… By: Matt Sandler, Rocky Mountain Wild June 22, 2017 I could have spent months exploring the canyons and forests of southern Utah. But, when you’re traveling with an almost 3 and 6 year old, knowing when to say when is a necessity. It ...

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