Oil Shale Research Development and Demonstration Leases http://wyomingpublicradio.net en New BLM Plan Would Limit Public Land For Oil Shale Exploration And Research http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/new-blm-plan-would-limit-public-land-oil-shale-exploration-and-research <p>The Bureau of Land Management has drastically cut the amount of land it plans to open up for oil shale and tar sands development in Wyoming, Colorado and Utah.</p><p>The BLM&rsquo;s 2008 environmental impact statement would have allowed 2 million acres to be open for Oil Shale Research, Development, and Demonstration Leases.</p> Sat, 04 Feb 2012 01:42:38 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 19039 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net New BLM Plan Would Limit Public Land For Oil Shale Exploration And Research