Trump Push For ‘Energy Dominance’ Boosts Drilling On Public Land

Trump Push For ‘Energy Dominance’ Boosts Drilling On Public Land

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Workers at a Wold Energy Partners well pad in Wyoming place gravel where oil tanks will soon stand. A spike in drilling in the state is getting a boost from new lease sales on public land.

The Trump administration is offering millions of acres of federal land for oil and gas drilling. It’s a boon for some states, but is fueling battles with environmentalists.

(Image credit: Cooper McKim/Wyoming Public Media)

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