Federal oil and gas leases mired in protests over pollution worries for Utah’s Uinta Basin

Environmental, public health and wilderness advocates warn that Dec. 11 auction of leases on 94,000 acres in eastern Utah threatens to worsen region’s ozone crisis.



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