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U.S. Interior Department Approved 73 Drilling Permits in Wyoming during Shutdown

U.S. Interior Department Approved 73 Drilling Permits in Wyoming during Shutdown

From the Casper Star-Tribune

Federal workers for the Bureau of Land Management approved 73 oil and gas drilling permits in Wyoming during the 35-day government shutdown earlier this year, according to a public records request submitted by a western environmental …

Unprecedented 10,000 Oil & Gas Drilling Permit Applications Stymie Wyoming

Unprecedented 10,000 Oil & Gas Drilling Permit Applications Stymie Wyoming

From the Casper Star Tribune

Wyoming current rig count: 30; drilling applications suddenly in the queue: 10,000

“I do not believe, based on my 36 years with the WOGCC, that we have had (approximately) 10,000 permits waiting to be processed”