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Coverage of Forest Service Final EIS on Future O&G Leasing in the WRNF

Thompson Divide Community Meeting
KDNK News
December, 19 2014

Fitzwilliams: Politics didn't influence Thompson Divide Decision
Aspen Daily News

December, 18 2014

Letter: Forest Service's decision recognizes importance of Thompson Divide to economy of Roaring Fork valley
Aspen Daily News

December, 18 2014

Letter: A shared passion for the outdoors
Aspen Times

December, 16 2014

Letter: Thanks for protecting our lands
Aspen Times

December, 16 2014

Letter: The ball is in the BLM's court for Divide's future
Aspen Daily News

December, 16 2014

Letter: Thanks to Forest Service on Thompson Divide
Glenwood Springs Post Independent

December, 13 2014

Can conservation, industry strike a deal on Thompson Divide Protection
Aspen Daily News

December, 11 2014

White River National Forest lease plan excludes Thompson Divide
Glenwood Springs Post Independent

December, 10 2014

Future drilling off limits for much of White River forest
Apen Daily News

December, 10 2014

White Forest cuts oil, gas leases, most of Thompson Divide off table
Denver Post

December, 9 2014

White River oil and gas decision released
Aspen Times

December, 9 2014

2014 Articles

Letter: Oil and gas needs to stop playing politics

Aspen Daily News

September, 26 2014

Letter: Recognize consensus on Thompson Divide

Glenwood Springs Post Independent

September 25, 2014

Letter: Thompson Divide Coalition isn’t going anywhere

Aspen Times

September 23, 2014

Letter: Thompson Divide exists

Aspen Daily News

September 22, 2014

Letter: The Thompson Divide isn’t just politics

Aspen Daily News

September 20, 2014

Letter: Thanks for Thompson Divide editorial

Glenwood Springs Post Independent

September 16, 2014

We don’t need to drill in Thompson Divide

Glenwood Springs Post Independent

August 25, 2014

Analysis: Thompson Divide waters ‘healthy, uncontaminated’

Glenwood Springs Post Independent

August 14, 2014

Letter: Senators step up for Thompson Divide

Aspen Times

August 13, 2014

Cowboys, hunters, and enviros team up to fight natural gas drilling

Grist

July 11, 2014

Colorado River's course through a drying landscape is drying Lake Mead

Circle of Blue

July 10, 2014

Letter: Healthy forest, strong economy

Aspen Daily News

July 2, 2014

Thompson Divide oil and gas leases extended
Aspen Daily News
April 2, 2014

Lease review extends beyond Thompson Divide
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
April 2, 2014

BLM extends Thompson Divide leases another two years
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
April 1, 2014

BLM extends life of Thompson Divide leases
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
April 1, 2014

Letter: Let the BLM know your views on Thompson Divide
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
March 29, 2014

Letter: Listen to the people, BLM
Aspen Times
March 21, 2014

Letter: No special treatment for SG Interests
Aspen Times
March 9, 2014

Three counties urge Tipton to support Thompson Divide bill
Aspen Daily News
February 19, 2014

Letter: The Thompson Divide is about more than just land
Aspen Daily News
February 18, 2014

Letter: Please BLM, let the leases in Thompson Divide expire
Aspen Daily News
February 18, 2014

City opposed to Thompson Divide lease extension
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
February 14, 2014

Local governments ask to let gas leases expire
Aspen Daily News
February 14, 2014

New report disputes value of gas in the Thompson Divide
KDNK
February 13, 2014

Coalition, industry clash over Thompson Divide report
Aspen Public Radio
February 13, 2014

Report questions Thompson Divide drilling potential
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
February 13, 2014

Thompson Divide gas value fuels dispute
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
February 13, 2014

New study casts doubt on viability of drilling in Thompson Divide
Aspen Daily News
February 13, 2014

Letter: Places like the Thompson Divide shouldn't be for development
Aspen Daily News
February 3, 2014

Letter: Public opinion ignored over Thompson drilling
Aspen Times
January 30, 2014

Ursa asks BLM to extend seven leases in Thompson Divide
Aspen Times
January 23, 2014

SG Interests asks BLM for more time on expiring Thompson Divide leases
Aspen Daily News
January 17, 2014

SG seeks Thompson Divide lease extension
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
January 16, 2014

Letter: Tipton asked to support bill that protects Thompson Divide
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
January 16, 2014

2013 Articles

Thompson Divide Coalition highlighted in report
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
December 11, 2013

Tipton rebuffs Thompson Divide legislation in Aspen
Aspen Daily News
December 7, 2013

Tipton updates commissioners
The Aspen Times
December 7, 2013

Garfield County restates stand against Four Mile haul route
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
December 3, 2013

Four Mile residents step up fight over drilling prospect near Glenwood Springs
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
December 2, 2013

Activist: Test wells are 'tip of the iceberg'
Aspen Times
November 23, 2013

Editorial: Pitco test-well plan cause for alarm
Aspen Times
November 22, 2013

Critics: Traffic impacts should halt Thompson Divide drilling
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
November 22, 2013

Application for exploratory drilling in Thompson Divide provides glimpse of traffic generated
Aspen Times
November 21, 2013

Letter: BOCC thanks Udall on Divide Act
Pitkin County Board of County Commissioners
Aspen Daily News
November 17, 2013

Letter: Join the effort to protect Thompson Divide
Tyler Stableford
Aspen Times
November 17, 2013

Letter: Sen Udall's support is vital to the effort to protect Thompson Divide
Allyn Harvey
Post Independent
November 14, 2013

Udall announces support for Bennet's Thompson Divide bill
Aspen Daily News
November 1, 2013

Udall joins Bennet in Thompson Divide protection effort
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
November 1, 2013

Saving the Thompson Divide
Powder Magazine
October 29, 2013

Website aims to tackle wealth and drilling argument
Aspen Public Radio
September 5, 2013

Thompson Divide Coalition's Buy-Out Method Used in Other Western States
Aspen Public Radio
July 17, 2013

Valley residents come together to celebrate Thompson Divide
KDNK
July 14, 2013

Hickenlooper skeptical of gas potential in Divide
Aspen Daily News
July 13, 2013

Gov. Hickenlooper reasserts stance to keep Thompson Divide free from drilling
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
July 13, 2013

As review of Divide leases starts, legal questions loom
Aspen Daily News
July 6, 2013

SourceGas reports spill in Thompson Divide area
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
July 3, 2013

Thompson Divide is about balance
Guest Commentary from Sen. Gail Schwartz & Rep. Millie Hamner
Aspen Times
June 26, 2013

Garfield County commissioners to review fireworks ban
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
June 16, 2013

BLM: Problems exist with some Divide gas leases
Aspen Daily News
June 10, 2013

Protect the Thompson Divide
Denver Post Op-Ed
By Jason Sewell

May 22, 2013

Hickenlooper supports Thompson bill
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
May 21, 2013

Hickenlooper supports Bennet bill to protect Thompson Divide
Aspen Daily News
May 21, 2013

Big bills for Thompson advocates
Aspen Public Radio
May 13, 2013

SG Interests giving up lease in Thompson Divide
KREX
May 11, 2013

Environment Foundation doles out largest grant in its history
Aspen Business Journal
May 10, 2013

Thompson Divide fight gets cash infusion
Aspen Times
May 10, 2013

SkiCo employees contribute to the fight for Thompson Divide
Aspen Daily News
May 10, 2013

Coal Basin lease to expire May 31
Aspen Times
May 9, 2013

Sen. Bennet stops in Carbondale to discuss drilling in Thompson Divide
Aspen Daily News
May 3, 2013

BLM stops clock on oil, gas leases set to expire in Thompson Divide
Aspen Public Radio
April 10, 2013

BLM extends Thompson Divide leases
Aspen Times
April 10, 2013

BLM grants suspension request for gas leases in the Thompson Divide
Aspen Daily News
April 10, 2013

BLM suspends Thompson Divide leases, could void them
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
April 9, 2013

SG Interests not saying what it paid for Encana leases
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
April 3, 2013

Ranchers at odds with energy industry in Thompson Divide
Aspen Public Radio
April 2, 2013

Tipton will 'take a look' at Thompson Divide bill
Aspen Times
March 26, 2013

Senator Bennet introduces bill to protect Thompson Divide
Aspen Daily News
March 23, 2013

Sen. Bennet introduces Thompson Divide Bill
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
March 23, 2013

Sen. Bennet introduces bill to protect Thompson Divide
Aspen Times
March 22, 2013

Study says cattle industry reliant on Divide permits
Sopris Sun
March 22, 2013

Study: Thompson Divide is a regional economic engine
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
March 21, 2013

Thompson Divide contributes $30M and 294 jobs to the local economy
Aspen Daily News
March 21, 2013

On Western Lands, A Free-Market Path
New York Times
March 16, 2013

A primer: Making sense of Thompson Divide process
Sopris Sun
March 15, 2013

Do what it takes to divert drilling in the Divide

Aspen Daily News Editorial
March 14, 2013

Gov. Hickenlooper opposes Thompson Divide drilling

Bloomberg Businessweek
March 7, 2013

Hickenlooper responds to Thompson Divide questions
Snowmass Sun
March 7, 2013

Governor Hickenlooper speaks out against drilling in the Thompson Divide
Aspen Daily News

March 7, 2013

BLM must let Thompson Divide gas leases expire
Aspen Times Editorial
March 1, 2013

Carbondale united against gas drilling in Thompson Divide
Aspen Times
February 28, 2013

Second energy company seeks 'suspension' of Thompson Divide leases
Aspen Times
February 21, 2013

Pitkin County reaches out to first lady, Biden

Aspen Times
February 15, 2013

SG Interests seeks 'suspension' of Thompson Divide leases
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
February 15, 2013

Crowd fills Garfield County session on Thompson Divide

Aspen Times
February 13, 2013

Oil and gas company has a bull's-eye on one PitCo well
Aspen Daily News
February 11, 2013

Drilling applications filed for Thompson Divide
Denver Post
February 10, 2013

Drilling issues spur request for more Pitkin County legal power

Glenwood Springs Post Independent
February 9, 2013

Haul Routes Dominate Discussion of Thompson Divide Drilling
Aspen Public Radio
February 9, 2013

Educational Meeting on Thompson Divide Meeting Brings Out Public Concern
KDNK
February 8, 2013

Crowd fills Garfield County session on Thompson Divide
Aspen Times
February 6, 2013


Public speaks out against Thompson Divide gas wells
Aspen Business Journal
February 6, 2013

Houston company requests drilling in Thompson Divide
KKCO
February 1, 2013

Thompson Divide drilling plans take next step
Aspen Times
February 1, 2013

Thompson Divide drilling foes hope for boost from Salazar
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
January 17, 2013

Coverage of TDC Letter of Intent to Leaseholders

Thompson Divide Coalition Letter of Intent to Leaseholders
February 21, 2012   

Coalition offers $2.5 million to buy out natural gas companies
Aspen Daily News
February 23, 2012   

Cash offered to protect Thompson Divide
Glenwood Springs Post Independent
February 23, 2012   

Colorado Coalition Willing to Pay Cash
Denver Post
February 23, 2012

Coalition offers to pay energy companies $2.5 million to protect Thompson Divide
The Colorado Independent
February 23, 2012   

Coalition offers $2.5 million to prevent drilling
Daily Sentinel
February 22, 2012

Thompson Divide Coalition willing to pay out $2.5 million to protect Thompson Divide Area
Denver Post
February 22, 2012   

Colorado coalition proposes gas lease reimbursements
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