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24 Jul 2015

IPAA Sage Grouse Highlights


From the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) ESA Watch Newsletter: New Report Highlights Sage Grouse Conservation. The Sage Grouse Initiative, a partnership of ranchers, agencies, universities, non-profit groups, and businesses, released a new report this week highlighting voluntary conservation efforts in place to protect the greater sage-grouse and its habitat. The initiative, launched by the U.S. […]

22 Jul 2015

Event Notice: Officials to Hold Oil and Gas Open House in Payette Aug. 10

Event Notice: Officials to Hold Oil and Gas Open House in Payette Aug. 10

(BOISE) – District nine legislators will host an open house for the public to learn about oil and gas issues on Aug. 10 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at McCain Middle School in Payette. Tom Schultz, director of the Idaho Department of Lands (IDL) and secretary to the Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission, […]

22 Jul 2015

A Look at Gas Facilities


The Idaho Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (OGCC) participated in a tour of western Idaho energy facilities hosted by the Idaho Petroleum Council (IPC). The following story was written by April Ehrlich and published on ArgusObserver.com on July 17th, 2015. To see the original, click here. NEW PLYMOUTH — Natural gas wells and facilities in Payette County […]

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