gas drilling http://kuer.org en Agency Seeks Public Comment on Refuge Drilling http://kuer.org/post/agency-seeks-public-comment-refuge-drilling <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Two energy companies are seeking permission to drill in the </span>Ouray<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> National Wildlife Refuge in eastern Utah. The federal agency reviewing the proposal is now ready to hear from the public.</span></p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 22:46:22 +0000 Judy Fahys 43242 at http://kuer.org Agency Seeks Public Comment on Refuge Drilling Environmental Groups Want New Owners of Gas Drilling Operation in Eastern Utah to Keep Agreements http://kuer.org/post/environmental-groups-want-new-owners-gas-drilling-operation-eastern-utah-keep-agreements <p>Before the Bill Barrett Corporation decided to sell its natural gas operations in the West Tavaputs Plateau of eastern Utah, it had worked out agreements with environmentalists for special protection in some areas. Those groups say the new owner, the EnerVest Corporation of Houston, needs to keep those promises.</p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 18:38:55 +0000 Dan Bammes 37550 at http://kuer.org Environmental Groups Want New Owners of Gas Drilling Operation in Eastern Utah to Keep Agreements Bill Barrett Corporation Sells West Tavaputs Gas Field http://kuer.org/post/bill-barrett-corporation-sells-west-tavaputs-gas-field <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Last week, the Bill Barrett Corporation sold its natural gas properties in the West </span>Tavaputs<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Plateau of eastern Utah for more than 300-million dollars.&nbsp; </span></p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 18:03:44 +0000 Dan Bammes 37431 at http://kuer.org Bill Barrett Corporation Sells West Tavaputs Gas Field Funding Approved for Nine Mile Canyon Road http://kuer.org/post/funding-approved-nine-mile-canyon-road <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Nine-Mile Canyon is home to priceless rock art – thousands of Native American&nbsp;petroglyphs&nbsp;on the canyon walls.&nbsp; But it’s also a major transportation route for oil and gas development in eastern Utah. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 19:05:17 +0000 Dan Bammes 32320 at http://kuer.org Funding Approved for Nine Mile Canyon Road