8:20am

Fri June 1, 2012
Environment

Decision Expected Soon on Roan Plateau Drilling

A U.S. District judge is expected to issue a ruling soon on the ongoing lawsuit over oil and gas drilling on Colorado’s Roan plateau. Environmental groups are trying to block the drilling, and say federal regulators failed to fully examine the risks to wildlife and air quality.

KUNC’s State Capitol Reporter Bente Birkeland has more.