Source Rock Blog: White River National Forest

by Aaron Johnson, Vice President of Public Affairs on August 27, 2018 - 1:39pm
As printed for the Montana Petroleum Association Treasure State Journal“Are you KIDDING me?? You want to RESCIND the methane rule? Who ARE you?,” wrote one person anonymously to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) this spring. Another commented, “The BLM should be restricting toxic methane emissions, not encouraging them. Honor our laws and the regulations that spring from them.”Predictably, these points of view dominated the 223,585 public comments submitted to BLM on plans to revise the venting and flaring rule. The comments reflect the deepening lack of understanding around public...
by Aaron Johnson, Vice President of Public Affairs on July 7, 2018 - 10:04am
[[{"fid":"4460","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_tags[und]":"","media_title[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][format]":"panopoly_wysiwyg_text","field_license[und]":"none"},"type":"media","link_text":null,"attributes":{"style":"float: right; margin-bottom: 10px; margin-left: 10px;","class":"panopoly-image-original media-element file-default"}}]]As originally published in the Pueblo Chieftain on July 7, 2018.Why is air traffic...
by Kathleen Sgamma, President on December 19, 2017 - 12:51pm
[[{"fid":"4249","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_tags[und]":"","media_title[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][format]":"panopoly_wysiwyg_text","field_license[und]":"none"},"type":"media","link_text":null,"attributes":{"height":"273","width":"362","style":"float: right; margin-bottom: 10px; margin-left: 10px;","class":"panopoly-image-original media-element file-default"}}]]It’s the eighth day of Hanukkah and the week before...
by Kathleen Sgamma, President on December 15, 2017 - 12:06pm
Western Energy Alliance has been supporting efforts to relocate BLM out West and has helped drive that discussion forward. I recently testified before the House Natural Committee’s Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee in a hearing about reorganizing the Department of the Interior (DOI).Besides showing support for moving the BLM headquarters out West, where 99% of the land and economic impact from public lands are located, I discussed other ideas for DOI reorganization that Secretary Zinke has floated. [[{"fid":"4248","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","...
by Aaron Johnson, Vice President of Public Affairs on October 12, 2017 - 1:57pm
[[{"fid":"4129","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_tags[und]":"","media_title[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][format]":"panopoly_wysiwyg_text","field_license[und]":"none"},"type":"media","link_text":null,"attributes":{"height":"365","width":"459","style":"float: right; margin-bottom: 10px; margin-left: 5px;","class":"panopoly-image-original media-element file-default"}}]]The White House kicked off a regulatory reform...
by Aaron Johnson, Vice President of Public Affairs on October 5, 2017 - 3:47pm
[[{"fid":"4114","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_tags[und]":"","media_title[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][format]":"panopoly_wysiwyg_text","field_license[und]":"none"},"type":"media","link_text":null,"attributes":{"height":"258","width":"344","style":"margin-bottom: 10px; margin-left: 10px; float: right;","class":"panopoly-image-original media-element file-default"}}]]Interior Sec. Ryan Zinke recently gave a speech on...
by Aaron Johnson, Vice President of Public Affairs on September 25, 2017 - 12:04pm
[[{"fid":"4091","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_tags[und]":"","media_title[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][format]":"panopoly_wysiwyg_text","field_license[und]":"none"},"type":"media","link_text":null,"attributes":{"height":"248","width":"397","style":"margin-bottom: 10px; margin-left: 10px; float: right;","class":"panopoly-image-original media-element file-default"}}]]AJ+ media teamed up with the Center for Public...
by Aaron Johnson, Vice President of Public Affairs on August 25, 2017 - 9:53am
[[{"fid":"4047","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_tags[und]":"","media_title[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][format]":"panopoly_wysiwyg_text","field_license[und]":"none"},"type":"media","link_text":null,"attributes":{"height":"173","width":"308","style":"margin-bottom: 10px; margin-left: 10px; float: right;","class":"panopoly-image-original media-element file-default"}}]]Overreaching and duplicative regulations should not be...
by Aaron Johnson, Vice President of Public Affairs on August 21, 2017 - 1:52pm
[[{"fid":"4038","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_tags[und]":"","media_title[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][format]":"panopoly_wysiwyg_text","field_license[und]":"none"},"type":"media","link_text":null,"attributes":{"height":"216","width":"326","style":"float: right; margin-bottom: 10px; margin-left: 10px;","class":"panopoly-image-original media-element file-default"}}]]August is a heated month. In addition to sweltering...
by Kathleen Sgamma, President on April 17, 2017 - 8:11am
Who Knew a Coal Seam Could Be So Newsworthy?On the last day of March, BLM replaced the banner picture on its home page with a picture of an 80-foot coal seam at the North Antelope Rochelle mine. The whiplash created was illustrative.From:[[{"fid":"3781","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":"","field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":"","field_tags[und]":"","media_title[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][value]":"","media_description[und][0][format]":"panopoly_wysiwyg_text","field_license[und]":"none"},"type":"media","...

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