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Three-fourths of oil and gas leases on federal lands aren't producing

...public land leases is difficult to say. BLM officials could provide no details on the...by Vice President Dick Cheney asked the BLM three years ago to find ways to open new...Colorado last month, some of the 70 parcels BLM offered for oil and gas leasing were in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/02/bus_417543.shtml
Business
Montana takes pride in history, nature

...pillar, reached by a wooden stairway, BLM ranger Suzy Havener provides an informative...managed by the National Park Service or BLM, Pompey's Pillar has a visitor center...Bureau of Land Management: www.mt.blm.gov or call (406) 896-5000.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/24/liv_385880.shtml
Life & style
Balancing fire risks with Lewis and Clark tourism

...to bicentennial events across the region. The hope, says BLM's Mike Dannenberg, is to prevent human-caused fires along...Dannenberg, a fire education and mitigation specialist with the BLM in Billings. Many visitors won't understand wildfire risk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/24/liv_451202.shtml
Life & style
Feds holding back $100 million in drill leases

...leases in the Rocky Mountains. They have been withheld for as long as seven years, according to records and interviews with BLM officials in Utah, Colorado and Wyoming. Drillers are steamed by the process. They don't understand why the federal government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/11/bus_543933.shtml
Business
Desolation Canyon: Wings

...her back, she was in Roger's arms. The propeller kicked up choppy little waves as the plane taxied toward us. The letters BLM - Bureau of Land Management - were printed on its side. The plane came to a stop and the door opened. The pilot - a big bear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/18/liv_422504.shtml
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Events

...Chicopee Agricultural Center, 1855 Calvary Church Road, Gainesville, Ga.; free; (866) 468-8264, www.wildhorseandburro.blm.gov COLLECTIBLE GLASS SHOW AND SALE: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 22-23; Cobb...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/05/aik_87650.shtml
Challenging adventure in Utah canyon wilderness

...River valley where the sandstone cliffs and spires are even more spectacular than in Death Hollow. Bryce Canyon National Park is also nearby. FOR MORE INFORMATION: Visit www.ut.blm.gov/monument or call (435) 826-5499 for details.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/27/liv_448578.shtml
Life & style
Travel briefs

...smaller version of a glacier mushing tour on the Norris Glacier in Juneau, said Tim Cudney, Era's "flightseeing" manager. BLM is trying to determine the environmental impact of the operation, said outdoor recreation planner Denton Hamby. The Nenana...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/13/liv_442690.shtml
Life & style
Baker City, Ore., is defined by gold rush and pioneer past

...information, call (541) 856-3233. OREGON TRAIL INTERPRETIVE CENTER: 22267 Oregon Highway 86; (541) 523-1843 or www.or.blm.gov/NHOTIC. Open daily 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 1 through Oct. 31, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Nov. 1 through March 31...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/08/liv_424669.shtml
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Idaho's wilderness is a secluded gem

...from day to day. Private guides operate on the rivers and can be contacted through the Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association. ON THE NET Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association: ioga.org Bureau of Land Management: www.id.blm.gov/

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/29/liv_379803.shtml
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