CHEVRON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHEVRON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Op-ed: Oil shale forces Utah to decide its real water priorities http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58272673-82/oil-shale-development-supplies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58272673-82/oil-shale-development-supplies.html.csp">Op-ed: Oil shale forces Utah to decide its real water priorities</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bill Midcap</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T17:10:02.27-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 05:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oil shale is once again in the news with Chevron’s recent admission in a court filing that development activities would require substantial quantities of water. As ranchers and farmers who rely on our western lands and access to clean, reliable supplies of water, the Rocky Mountain Farmers Union is committed to ensuring that development activities protect our water supplies that sustain our rural economies. Our organization represents more than 22,000 family farmers and ranchers in Utah, Colora...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58272673@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 17:10:02 MDT