Desolation Canyon http://kuer.org en BLM Approves Plan for Drilling Near Desolation Canyon http://kuer.org/post/blm-approves-plan-drilling-near-desolation-canyon <p>The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has <a href="http://www.blm.gov/ut/st/en/fo/vernal/planning/nepa_.html">approved a plan</a> proposed by Gasco to drill 1,300 new oil and gas wells in eastern Utah over the next 15 years. &nbsp;Some of the wells will be drilled in the Desolation Canyon area near the Green River. &nbsp;That has environmental groups <a href="http://www.suwa.org/2012/06/18/environmental-leaders-condemn-interior%E2%80%99s-approval-of-new-drilling-wells-in-desolation-canyon-region-they-warn-of-disaster/">warning of what they call a &quot;disaster.&quot;</a></p> Mon, 18 Jun 2012 22:47:25 +0000 Dan Bammes 13642 at http://kuer.org BLM Approves Plan for Drilling Near Desolation Canyon