BLM en Advocacy Group Looks To Forest Service Solution <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" data-caption="The group working to protect the Thompson Divide area from natural gas development is awaiting a Forest Service plan." data-attribution="Credit" typeof="foaf:Image" src="" alt="" /><p>Natural Gas drilling in an area near Carbondale known as the Thompson Divide is still a possibility, despite protest from many local residents. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:19:11 +0000 Marci Krivonen 29342 at Advocacy Group Looks To Forest Service Solution BLM Seeks Comment On 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="" 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 BLM Seeks Comment On Gunnison Sage-Grouse No Roundup Of Wild Horses For 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 No Roundup Of Wild Horses For Colorado 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 Judge Halts West Elk Mine Expansion Over Climate Change Concerns 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 BLM Ends Input Over Controversial Leases BLM Seeks Comments On Proposal To 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 BLM Seeks Comments On Proposal To Upgrade Existing Line 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 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 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 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