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BLM OKs drilling permit in petroleum reserve

JUNEAU - The U.S. Bureau of Land Management announced Thursday that it had approved a drilling permit that would clear the way for the first oil and gas...
State Washington State Parks north of Coulee City.The U.S. Bureau of Land management is another big player in scablands... scabland trailsThe U.S. Bureau of Land Management has 446,000 acres in Eastern Washington...
BLM clears way for petroleum reserve development

JUNEAU - The U.S. Bureau of Land Management issued a final decision Friday that it said will open the way for the first oil and gas production from federal...
News the remoteness of the area.The group earlier this year received permission to include land administered by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management but the agency withdrew the permit in November following two lawsuits by environmental groups...
Fast response, wary public keeping Alaska wildfires down

...more firefighting assets to Alaska. Two air tankers, another water-scooping aircraft and 16 smokejumpers from the U.S. Bureau of Land Management in Boise, Idaho, were brought north last week.Some of the credit for the favorable fire season...
What's at stake: The debate over Arctic drilling

...Arctic challenges.What else is needed before shell can drill?The company cleared a major hurdle on Monday when the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management approved the company's multiyear drilling plan. However, it still needs several approvals...

...growing season, due to the lack of mountain snowpack that feeds reservoirs.The allocation announced Tuesday by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation is a little more than last year, but represents the fourth straight year cutbacks due to drought...
Murkowski pushes back on federal government in speech

...investment on the project, calling it challenged by permitting delays, requirements and current oil prices. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management last week issued a final decision on the project, under which the company said it voluntarily agreed...
'Pumping for profit' is exploitation

...groundwater over two years and sell it to a water district that runs from western Merced County into San Joaquin County.The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation approved using the Delta-Mendota Canal to transfer water pumped from beneath 4-S Ranch Partners...
Alaska LNG Project buying land, securing access

...800-mile pipeline corridor, including about 460.5 miles of state lands, 234.2 miles of federal lands managed by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management; about 33.8 miles of land owned by municipalities and approximately 31.6 miles of privately-owned...


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