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Your Questions Answered on Colorado Oil and Gas Industry Regulations

We've reviewed the COGCC’s new draft oil and gas rules, and we're preparing to defend wins while bringing attention to several areas in need of improvement.
May 4, 2020/by Koki Atcheson

Environmental Injustices Worsen the Impacts of Coronavirus

With the coronavirus making environmental injustices abundantly clear, it's time to find policy solutions that close racial gaps to benefit all Coloradans.
April 28, 2020/by Koki Atcheson
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Colorado Outdoor Businesses Support their Communities Through COVID-19

We applaud the efforts of Colorado Outdoor Business Alliance members to support their communities and are proud to recognize their response to coronavirus.
April 22, 2020/by Koki Atcheson
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Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

The 50th anniversary of Earth Day will look different than past observances, but taking action is just as important. Take a stand in these 3 ways.
April 20, 2020/by Koki Atcheson
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Conservation Colorado’s Government Affairs Director explains how COVID-19 will impact the Colorado legislature and how you can stay involved

Katie Belgard, our government affairs director, answers questions about changes in the Colorado legislature with COVID-19 and how you can stay involved.
April 14, 2020/by Koki Atcheson
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Majority Rules: A Right to Shape Your Community’s Future

Dave and Leslie explain how their experiences living on the front lines of oil and gas development in Garfield County inspire them to take action and organize their communities.
April 1, 2020/by Koki Atcheson
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Here’s Our Take on Colorado’s New Draft Oil and Gas Rules

We've reviewed the COGCC’s new draft oil and gas rules, and we're preparing to defend wins while bringing attention to several areas in need of improvement.
March 30, 2020/by Koki Atcheson
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Ten Things You Should Know About Colorado’s Oil and Gas Industry

Here in Colorado, the oil and gas industry has had too much influence for too long while our communities and environment suffer.
March 25, 2020/by Koki Atcheson
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How we are moving forward — and how you can help

Although the COVID-19 pandemic has upended lives and shifted timelines, our work to protect our climate, air, lands, waters, and communities continues.
March 20, 2020/by Koki Atcheson
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Putting Public Health Above Corporate Wealth: Why It’s Time for Oil and Gas Reform

Coloradans speak out on why the COGCC must follow through on common-sense oil and gas reform by making rules to prioritize health and safety.
March 16, 2020/by Asheton Gilbertson
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Conservation and community organizations respond to COGCC’s new draft rules to put health and safety first

Conservation and community organizations respond to COGCC's new draft rules to implement SB19-181, Protect Public Welfare Oil and Gas Operation.
March 16, 2020/by Press Team
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Conservation Colorado Announces Delegation Scores from LCV’s 2019 National Environmental Scorecard

Conservation Colorado released the Colorado delegation’s scores on the League of Conservation Voters’ 2019 National Environmental Scorecard.
March 12, 2020/by Press Team