WCC searches for middle ground on spruce & aspen plan

by Emily Hornback, WCC Organizer This July, members of WCC’s Public Lands Committee burned the midnight oil reading through a 700-page Forest Service plan for how to manage spruce beetle and aspen decline on the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison … Continue reading

Aug. 31 meeting on Battlement Mesa drilling plans

by Emily Hornback, WCC organizer After more than two years of meetings and negotiations, Ursa Resources has initiated the permitting process to drill 53 wells within the community of Battlement Mesa. In June, Ursa submitted a preliminary land-use application to … Continue reading