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Oil and Gas Pipelines on Public Lands

WildEarth Guardians is digging into the issue oil and gas pipelines on public lands in the Rocky Mountain West. Through Freedom of Information Act requests, we’ve been obtaining GIS data showing the location of oil and gas pipelines approved and managed by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management. […]

80% of the West at Risk from Smog

More fallout from President Obama’s decision last week to scuttle scientifically based and legally acceptable nationwide smog limits. Based on WildEarth Guardians’ analysis of the Environmental Protection Agency’s own data, the decision leaves more than 50 million westerners–up to 78% of the entire American West–at risk from unhealthy […]