Colorado Rising, Protect Colorado and the Colorado Farm Bureau are all seeking measures on the November 2018 ballot.
Oil and Gas
Jack Gerard of the American Petroleum Institute said he hopes the tensions between the U.S. and Europe will ease during a round table in Denver on Thursday.
Some people call it harassment. Others say it’s fair game under the First Amendment.
Direct Action Partners stopped work for Colorado Rising because it was owed payment and was unable to pay its own workers as a result.
The proposal would open up 95 percent of the area, almsot 8,000 acres, to oil and gas drilling.
Each of the 260 orphaned wells will cost an average of $80,000 to clean up.
Outdoors companies including RockyMounts and Timberleaf Teardrop Trailers are drawn to the quality of life and tax breaks.
The Bureau of Land Management is consulting with the Navajo Nation before deciding whether or not to sell drilling rights.
“The higher price environment may support a couple more rigs being added in Colorado during the remainder of the year,” said analyst Bernadette Johnson.