Originally Posted by Balla_Status
"God has blessed USA with coal, natural gas and oil."
and they are well exploited, no doubt. I live in an area where all of them are in heavy extraction. they just approved the first tarsands in the US, under obama, so whats the problem? There has been massive development of natural gas across the US under obama so, again, whats the problem? That we arent raping our public lands to the extreme to do so? The BLM's stated mission is to sustain the health, diversity and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations, as well as support multiple use of public lands.
This is just a random section of the uinta basin here in utah.
Each of those is a well pad. Yet we arent exploiting our public lands enough?
(not directed at hawker, just the people acting like we dont exploit our domestic energy resources).