Biden to pause new oil and gas leases on public lands in sweeping climate order

Colorado had 62 new oil and gas leases on federal lands in fiscal 2019

By: - January 27, 2021 11:52 am

Oil and gas infrastructure is seen on the Roan Plateau in far western Colorado. (Courtesy of EcoFlight)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana Figueroa is a reporter in the Washington, D.C., bureau of States Newsroom, a network of nonprofit news outlets that includes Colorado Newsline.

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