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Federal oil, gas leases stall over sage grouse concerns in US West

Federal oil, gas leases stall over sage grouse concerns in US West

“[M]ore excuses not to allow development on public lands.” –┬áMontana Petroleum Association BILLINGS, Mont. –┬áConcerns over a bird that ranges across the American West continue to delay federal oil and gas lease sales, five months after Interior Secretary Sally Jewell proclaimed the Obama administration had found a way to balance drilling and conservation. The Interior […]