oil and gas

Austin Cope

Oil production in New Mexico has surged over the past few years.

Claudia Zimmer / Creative Commons

The Bureau of Land Management has decided to defer an oil and gas lease sale near Chaco Culture National Historic Park in northern New Mexico.

blake.thornberry / Creative Commons

A Bureau of Land Management rule intended to reduce the waste of methane continues to spark confusion and controversy.

Austin Cope

A proposed oil and gas lease sale near the Utah-Colorado border is raising concerns because of its proximity to Hovenweep National Monument.

Colorado Senate GOP

A Colorado state senator maintains there may be too many state oil and gas inspectors, although he admits he was off in his initial guess at how many there are.