RESERVATION - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Deal protects land near Book Cliffs, allows other drilling <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Deal protects land near Book Cliffs, allows other drilling</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T10:55:53.037-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A long-awaited deal will protect remote southern reaches of the Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation from development and, at the same time, let the tribe and state partner on oil and gas ventures to the north. While the arrangement was spearheaded by pro-drilling members of Utah’s congressional delegation, environmentalists found much to praise because the agreement safeguards parts of the scenic Book Cliffs inside the reservation from industrial development. Ute tribal leaders plan a Wednesday ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:55:53 MDT