Energy industry appeals Utah BLM decision on oil, gas leases
Oil and gas » Trade group says rock-art association wielded undue influence with BLM.
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But Orr argued BLM did the right thing by putting the leases on hold. Interested energy companies are better off knowing about the presence of cultural treasures on a lease parcel before bidding, she said
"Juan Palma was courageous to act on information rather than politics," she said.
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