Round-Up: Oil shale research licenses, lead cleanup on Hardscrabble Mountain, and more

October 13, 2010

The Bureau of Land Management says it has completed its review of three nominations for oil shale research leases on federal land in Colorado and Utah...The Environmental Protection Agency continues its cleanup of an old lead mine on Hardscrabble Mountain, north of Westcliffe...and, The Colorado National Monument near Fruita is revisiting the Jurassic Period by unveiling the discovery of three major fossilized dinosaur footprints.