Moonrise over Roan Cliffs, photo by Brandon Jett.

Big News! Late last week a federal judge in Denver handed down a ruling on our lawsuit to protect the top of the Roan Plateau from oil and gas drilling. Judge Marcia Krieger found that the Bureau of Land Management failed to look at all the environmental impacts from opening the top of the Roan Plateau to drilling and failed to consider alternative plans, such as protecting the outstanding natural values on the Roan and requiring drilling to occur from only a limited number of existing locations.

Go to Rocky Mountain Wild to read the complete release.