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Mineral ownership in Colorado comes with rights, responsibilities

  By Sarah Tanksalvala – Freelance Journalist – April 14, 2014 The United States of America is the only country in the world with privately owned mineral rights. In most countries, the government owns the land below the surface. In … Continue reading

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Boulder approves one-year fracking moratorium

By Brittany Anas Camera Staff Writer – June 4, 2013 Boulder City Council members Tuesday night unanimously approved a one-year fracking moratorium, blocking oil and gas drilling permits in the city and on Boulder-owned open space properties.

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Boulder to consider moratorium on fracking

By Erica Meltzer Camera Staff Writer May, 8 2013 After months on the sidelines, Boulder is joining the statewide debate on fracking and local control with a possible moratorium on hydraulic fracturing.

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