TITLE

Trouble in the PRB

AUTHOR(S)
CARSWELL, CALLY
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
High Country News;11/8/2010, Vol. 42 Issue 19, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the environmental issue surrounding the Power River Basin (PRB) in Wyoming particularly in the plan to develop a huge coal plant in the area. Cattlemen at the schoolhouse including Ed Swartz organized the Power River Basin Resource Council to act as a watchdog group. It presents the estimates of the Bureau of Land Management which indicate that the mines are responsible for 13.9 percent of the greenhouse gas emissions in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
55601472

 

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