RELEASE: “Keep Our Lands American”

CWP launches a new advertising campaign targeting fringe politicians' misguided attempts to seize national public lands.

Economic Impacts of the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument

A new report highlights the economic benefits of Montana's Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument.

Public Lands Oil and Gas Lease Tracker: 2014 Summary

Stay up to date on who is leasing your national public lands for oil and gas exploration.

RELEASE: Interactive Map Plots Over 13,600 Oil and Natural Gas Spills in Colorado and New Mexico

New map shows over 13,000 oil and gas spills in Colorado and New Mexico.

As Congress gambles with wildfire funding, communities and forests remain at risk

With drought plaguing Western states and fire risk higher than normal, it has never been more apparent that our wildfire-fighting agencies need every possible resource at their disposal. Unfortunately, Congress doesn’t seem to share this urgency: last week a subcommittee of House Appropriations rejected a critical proposal to increase wildfire-fighting funding and flexibility—a move that […]

New EPA fracking study confirms need to continue safeguarding our drinking water

First, the good news: so far, the practice of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) hasn’t contaminated our nation’s water sources on a widespread, systemic scale. Now the not-so-good news: there are mechanisms associated with fracking that are still actively harmful to water and result in contamination on a local basis—and potentially on a wider basis—in the form […]

Key Insights From the Oil and Gas Lobby’s New Polling

The oil and gas lobby's new national poll offers insight into the industry's priorities on public lands.

RELEASE: “Keep Our Lands American”

CWP launches a new advertising campaign targeting fringe politicians' misguided attempts to seize national public lands.

A Tale of Two Senators: Unlike Sen. Daines, Sen. Gardner Is Listening on Lands Issues

Only three months into their Senate careers, the conservation priorities of the two Western politicians couldn't be further apart.

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What Happens When States Take Over Federal Lands? This Mess.

RELEASE: “Keep Our Lands American”

CWP launches a new advertising campaign targeting fringe politicians' misguided attempts to seize national public lands.

Economic Impacts of the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument

A new report highlights the economic benefits of Montana's Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument.

Public Lands Oil and Gas Lease Tracker: 2014 Summary

Stay up to date on who is leasing your national public lands for oil and gas exploration.