Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Moab, UT

86.1 F

    Oil and Gas

    Does Sand Flats even have any oil?

    Areas in Grand County that are known or believed to be oil or gas fields are marked as grey blocks on...

    Sand Flats pulled from potential drilling sites

    BLM announced today, Feb. 21, that parcels 11 and 12, located within Moab's Sand Flats Recreation Area, will not be included in the June 2020 competitive oil and gas lease sale.

    Moab mayor calls on Utah governor to oppose Sand Flats drilling

    During a press call Tuesday morning to discuss oil and gas leasing in the Sand Flats Recreation Area that the Bureau of Land Management proposed after two parcels were anonymously nominated for development...

    County opposes Sand Flats oil, gas lease sales

    Moab’s Sand Flats Recreation Area, which has been the subject of recent discussion regarding oil and gas extraction, encompasses a large...

    BLM seeks comment on proposed oil well near Looking Glass Rock

    The Bureau of Land Management seeks public comment on a proposal to drill an oil and gas well in northern San Juan County. The proposed well pad is located on public lands approximately 1.7 miles southeast of Looking Glass Rock.

    BLM seeks public comment on planned oil, gas lease sales

    Deadline for public comment is Sept. 30 The Bureau of Land Management proposes to offer 24 parcels, totaling nearly 13,420...

    BLM, Utah to offer 146 parcels in September oil and gas lease sale involving 183,520 acres

    The Bureau of Land Management announced on July 26 that it will offer 146 parcels of land, totaling nearly 183,520 acres, at...

    BLM: Weigh in by July 1 on September oil, gas lease sale

    In keeping with the Trump Administration’s goal of promoting American energy security, the Bureau of Land Management proposes to offer 149 parcels,...

    Gas prices creep up as holiday dawns

    The national average price of gasoline has risen 2 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $1.86 per gallon Monday.

    Nominees sought for Theodore Roosevelt Genius Prize Advisory Council

    It will focus on endangered species protection, invasive species management, poaching and wildlife trafficking prevention, and nonlethal solutions to human-wildlife conflicts, according to a press release from the department.

    Obituary: Michael Arehart, 1950-2020

    On Nov. 21, 1973, he married his wife of 47 years, Ann Sparks of Nephi, Utah, in the Manti Temple. To this union came four children, Teresa “Tee,” Mindee, Trevor and Monica.

    Obituary: Richard Fullam III, 1952-2020

    Richard was born in Brooklyn, New York on April 24, 1952 to Richard J. Jr. and Dorothea A. Baetz Fullam.