BLM pulls drilling leases near Dinosaur National Monument
The Associated Press
First Published Jan 29 2013 12:47 pm • Last Updated Jan 29 2013 08:45 pm
Grand Junction, Colo. • The federal Bureau of Land Management has pulled three parcels east of Dinosaur National Monument from an oil and gas lease sale after concerns were raised by the National Park Service and conservation groups.
The agency deferred the three parcels, totaling more than 5,000 acres, for further analysis.
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