Groups Challenge Federal Oil, Gas Leasing On Climate GroundsThe federal government needs to consider greenhouse emissions and the potential contribution to climate change before allowing oil and gas development on public land, two environmental groups asserted Thursday in a lawsuit over drilling in Western states.
BLM Auction Goes On In Lakewood Despite ProtestProtesters tried to disrupt a federal auction of drilling rights in suburban Denver on Thursday but the sale went on as planned.
Some Colorado Officials Support Rules On Natural Gas BurningMore than two dozen elected officials from western Colorado cities and counties have endorsed a federal crackdown on oil companies that burn off natural gas on public land.
More Coal Mining In Colorado Gets Regulators' Preliminary OKFederal regulators have given the initial go-ahead to more coal extraction at a western Colorado site under a plan that calls for the mining company to donate land for the greater sage grouse.
The Latest: U.S. Court Asked To Stop Christo's River Project In ColoradoColorado residents fighting the artist Christo's dream of draping the Arkansas River with fabric are asking a federal appeals court to throw out permission for the project.
U.S. Unveils Plan To Limit Drilling On Colorado's Roan PlateauFederal land managers have released a tentative plan to protect most of the wild but energy-rich Roan Plateau in western Colorado.
Rally Planned To Protest BLM's Auction Of Oil & Gas Rights Dozens of people are planning a protest in Lakewood Thursday morning to show their disapproval of the Bureau of Land Management's auction.
BLM's Wild Horse Program Under New Scrutiny Due To Slaughterhouse SalesA multi-year, federal investigation into claims wild horses captured in Colorado were auctioned to a man who then resold them to be sent to slaughter houses in Mexico is again renewing calls for reform in to the Bureau of Land Management program.
Army Helicopters Plan To Train West Of Canon CityThe Army plans to have Fort Carson helicopters practice high-altitude operations on public land west of Canon City this fall.
BLM Plans Prescribed Burn In Canon City AreaThe federal Bureau of Land Management plans a prescribed burn to control wildfire danger about 15 miles northwest of Canon City.
Judge Blocks Federal Oil, Gas Drilling Rules Pending LawsuitA judge on Wednesday blocked new nationwide regulations for oil and gas drilling on federal lands from taking effect while a lawsuit moves ahead.
Wild Horses Roundup Divides Ranchers In Northwest ColoradoThe roundup of wild horses in northwest Colorado has divided ranchers in the rural area of the state.