CASPER — Mick McMurry, a natural gas pioneer who led the development of the Jonah Field and used his resulting fortune to become one of Wyoming’s greatest philanthropists and businessmen, died at home early Tuesday. He was 69.
CASPER, Wyo. — A state advisory board moved last week to delay recommending a proposed air quality rule for natural gas facilities in the Upper Green River Basin, saying regulators need to consider concerns raised by industry and environmentalists.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — With new air quality regulations looming for the Pinedale region, Bureau of Land Management officials are hoping they won’t have to start tracking emissions from an often-overlooked source: local livestock.
LANDER, Wyo. — Wyoming's Upper Green River Basin breached a key federal barrier for multiyear air pollution limits, forcing federal regulators to demand changes in the area.
CODY, Wyo. -- Drilling wells at high densities may contribute to a decline in bird species that depend upon sagebrush habitat, a new study from the University of Wyoming has found.
Kevin Williams describes how operations in the Pinedale Anticline natural gas field have been upgraded to reduce ozone-contributing emissions.
Separation facilities in the Pinedale Anticline have been consolidated to reduce emissions.
CASPER, Wyo. — An oil company halted work at some of its Wyoming sites in the wake of a Monday blast that killed three contract workers at an oil storage facility it owns at a remote Converse County site.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is moving ahead with plans to fertilize the sagebrush country in and around a gas field in western Wyoming to try to help a dwindling herd of mule deer.
PINEDALE, Wyo. -- State, federal and company officials admit they don't fully understand how to restore air quality and avoid further exceedences of federal Clean Air Act standards in the once-pristine airshed of the Upper Green River Basin.
Halliburton performs hydraulic fracturing services in the Pinedale Anticline.
Kevin Williams of QEP Resources Inc. explains recent equipment upgrades in the Pinedale Anticline.
Facilities to handle natural gas, water and condensate have been consolidated to reduce emissions in the Pinedale Anticline. In the background gas is flared during early morning hours.
Workers arrive in the Pinedale Anticline for the 7 a.m. shift change.
The already intense level of energy development around Pinedale is likely to increase in the near future.
Early morning light creates a spectrum of colors over the Pinedale Anticline.
2010 annual report on mule deer in the Pinedale Anticline area
Deer and antelope mingle in the Pinedale Anticline natural gas field. Shell, QEP and Encana are some of the biggest players in the Pinedale area, which has been troubled by ozone pollution in recent years.
GREEN RIVER, Wyo. — The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership is appealing a recent court decision to allow continued oil and gas development on the lucrative Pinedale Anticline gas field in southwest Wyoming.
A doe mule deer stands alert on her winter range near Pinedale against the backdrop of the snow-covered Wyoming Range in December 2009. The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership says it will appeal a recent court decision to allow continued oil and gas development on the lucrative Pine…
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