BLM http://kvnf.org en BLM Seeks Comment On Gunnison Sage-Grouse http://kvnf.org/post/blm-seeks-comment-gunnison-sage-grouse <p>It is estimated there are 4,800 Gunnison sage-grouse left. The largest population of the species, about 4,000 birds, inhabits the Gunnison Basin.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Bureau of Land Management</span><a href="http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/BLM_Information/newsroom/2014/blm_begins_public.html" style="line-height: 1.5;"> wants the public to help it identify</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> conservation measures to protect the sage-grouse on federal lands in Colorado and Utah.</span></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:37:43 +0000 Laura Palmisano 29143 at http://kvnf.org BLM Seeks Comment On Gunnison Sage-Grouse No Roundup Of Wild Horses For Colorado http://kvnf.org/post/no-roundup-wild-horses-colorado <p>The Bureau of Land Management will not be having a roundup of Colorado wild horses this year.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 17:37:11 +0000 Jake Ryan 28904 at http://kvnf.org No Roundup Of Wild Horses For Colorado Judge Halts West Elk Mine Expansion Over Climate Change Concerns http://kvnf.org/post/judge-halts-west-elk-mine-expansion-over-climate-change-concerns <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial; font-size: small; line-height: normal;">An expansion at the West Elk Mine has been halted by U.S. District Court Judge R. Brooke Jackson.</span></p><p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 23:37:16 +0000 Laura Palmisano 28172 at http://kvnf.org Judge Halts West Elk Mine Expansion Over Climate Change Concerns BLM Ends Input Over Controversial Leases http://kvnf.org/post/blm-ends-input-over-controversial-leases <p>The Bureau of Land Management has wrapped up its comment period about the leases under question in the White River National Forest.</p><p>The BLM is currently running an Environmental Impact Study on some existing oil and gas leases, leases they’ve already given out.</p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:31:50 +0000 Jake Ryan 27197 at http://kvnf.org BLM Ends Input Over Controversial Leases BLM Seeks Comments On Proposal To Upgrade Existing Line http://kvnf.org/post/blm-seeks-comments-proposal-upgrade-existing-line <p>The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public comment on a proposal to upgrade an existing transmission line that runs through southwestern&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Colorado.</span></p><p>The proposal by the Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association seeks to upgrade and rebuild the&nbsp;Montrose-Nucla-Cahone&nbsp;transmission line.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Drew Kramer, a Tri-State spokesman, said the agency wants to upgrade the line’s capacity from 115 kilovolts to 230 kilovolts.</span></p> Mon, 12 May 2014 17:49:01 +0000 Laura Palmisano 25880 at http://kvnf.org BLM Seeks Comments On Proposal To Upgrade Existing Line KVNF Regional Newscast: Monday, May 12, 2014 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-monday-may-12-2014 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><b>Newscast</b></p><ul><li><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Legislative session wrap-up</span></li><li><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Runoff to be higher than expected this summer</span></li><li><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Police searching for missing </span>Nucla<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> man</span></li><li>BLM&nbsp;seeks public comment Mon, 12 May 2014 14:18:50 +0000 Patricia Naft 25872 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Regional Newscast: Monday, December 30, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-monday-december-30-2013 <p><strong>Headlines:</strong></p><ul><li>Northwest BLM Officials Recognized by Wilderness Society</li><li>Retail Pot Stores Set to Open January 1st</li><li>Arapahoe County Authorities might provide More Details in Shooting Case</li><li>Fugitive from Pueblo County Found in Oklahoma Mon, 30 Dec 2013 15:41:03 +0000 Brian Cambria 20407 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, December 12, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-thursday-december-12-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Private Gun Sales affected by New Background Check Law</li><li>US Fish &amp; Wildlife Says BLM Sage-Grouse Plan is Too Weak</li><li>Bross was First Luxury Hotel in Delta County</li><li>Pataognia CEO Defends Company's Stance on Fracking</li><li>Western Governors Launch Wildlife Mapping Project Thu, 12 Dec 2013 16:43:49 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19745 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Regional Newscast: Wednesday, December 11, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-wednesday-december-11-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>BLM Finds Temp Location for Gunnison Office after Fire</li><li>Experts Examine Cost of Natural Disasters</li><li>Forget the Golf Course, Developers Use Farming to Sell Suburban Homes</li><li>Grand Junction Airport Authority Members Looking into Fraud Allegations Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:15:00 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19747 at http://kvnf.org KVNF Regional Newscast: Thursday, December 5, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-thursday-december-5-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Citizen Scientists Studying Air Pollution in the Valley</li><li>Finalized <i>North Fork Alternative Plan&nbsp;</i>Submitted to BLM</li><li>Colder-than-Usual Temps Could Last into Next Week</li><li>Extreme Dust, Global Warming could lead to Earlier Spring Thaw</li><li><em>Sounds of the High Country -&nbsp;</em>Allen Best on Industrial Hemp in CO Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:47:19 +0000 Travis Bubenik 19440 at http://kvnf.org