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San Miguel County Commission Extends Moratorium on Oil and Gas Development for Six Months

Las Vegas, New Mexico (April 8, 2014)  At today's San Miguel County Commission meeting , commissioners voted 3 to 2 to extend the existing moratorium on oil and natural gas development for six more months.  The two commissioners voting against the motion sought a two year moratorium. … [Read More...]

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Steve Henke Appears on The Morning Brew with Larry Ahrens

Steve Henke visits with Larry Ahrens on The Morning Brew about the oil and natural gas industry. They discuss the producing areas of New Mexico as well as the impact the industry has on the entire state including education funding for Albuquerque Public Schools and University of New Mexico. … [Read More...]

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FWS Signs Key Component of Lesser Prairie-Chicken Conservation Agreement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Emily Hytha 202.225.2365   Washington, D.C. (March 3, 2014) – Friday evening, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) quietly signed the Range-wide Oil and Gas Industry Candidate Conservation Agreement with Assurances for the Lesser Prairie-Chicken (CCAA), along with an accompanying … [Read More...]

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WPX Energy Video – Protecting An Enchanted Land

WPX Energy has released a series of videos about their operations. "Protecting An Enchanted Land" highlights the great beauty of northwest New Mexico and the focus WPX Energy brings to protecting the environment. Learn more about WPX Energy and their commitment to the environment at http://www.wpxenergy.com/environment.aspx … [Read More...]

State Land Commissioner Urges Lessees to Participate in Voluntary Program to Protect Lesser Prairie Chicken Habitat

(SANTA FE, New Mexico) – In an effort to protect Lesser Prairie-Chicken habitat in southeastern New Mexico – while ensuring oil and gas extraction and agricultural production can continue – New Mexico State Land Commissioner Ray Powell is urging State Land Office lessees to sign a Candidate Conservation Agreement with Assurances (CCAA). Commissioner Powell signed a conservation agreement … [Read More...]




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