US Finishes Plan To Protect Roan Plateau In Western ColoradoFederal land managers have taken another step toward protecting most of western Colorado's wild Roan Plateau from natural gas drilling, releasing a revised plan that puts many areas off-limits.
U.S. Says Colorado Has 40 Times More Natural Gas Than ThoughtWestern Colorado has 40 times more natural gas than previously thought, but an immediate boom is unlikely because of low gas prices, government and industry experts said Wednesday.
After Another Protest, BLM Considers Changes To Federal Land Auction ProcessAfter demonstrations like one that happened Thursday at a hotel in Lakewood, the Bureau of Land Management is considering some changes to how it administers federal land auctions.
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.
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.
Demonstrators Block BLM Office Entrance To Protest Mineral Rights AuctionOil and gas rights on 90,000 acres of Colorado’s public land went up for auction Thursday. Dozens of protesters showed up, demanding to “keep it in the ground.”
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.
House GOP Revives Bill Protecting Firms That Clean Up MinesCongressional Republicans are reviving "Good Samaritan" legislation that would offer some legal protection to companies and nonprofits if they work to clean up abandoned mines.
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.
Mammoth Fossil Found In San Isabel National Forest On Display In Canon CityA mammoth fossil discovered in the San Isabel National Forest is now on display in Canon City.
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.