Oil and Gas
- She said her departure has long been planned, but was delayed by the controversy between communities and industry over fracking.Read more
- Colorado’s largest oil driller plans to cut capital spending around Weld County by up to 25 percent this year.Read more
The students feel like their prospective careers, and big salaries, may be drying up.
The Tres Rios Resource Management Plan also affects ranching and recreation.
The governor says he won't support efforts to ban fracking in the state.
The group will send its recommendations to the governor and lawmakers later this week. Over five months, it has wrestled with how much control local communities should have in drilling decisions.
The vast majority of industry spending went into opposing a slate of initiatives that would have put new restrictions on drilling.
State attorneys will file a notice of intent to sue over the bird's threatened status, the governor's office confirmed.
Oil and gas companies must wait three-and-a-half years longer to drill new wells in Boulder County.
The decision may impact oil and natural gas development in the habitats of the birds.