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October 29, 2020

Boulder County seeks support from COGCC to suspend drilling activity by Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc

(Boulder County, Colo. -- Oct. 29, 2020) - In addition to the emergency motion filed yesterday in the Delaware bankruptcy court, today Boulder County has requested that the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission suspend approval of Extraction Oil & Gas Inc.’s permits to drill wells in Weld County close to the Boulder County line.


Reference: Boulder County Letter to COGCC (10/29/2020)

Related: Boulder County responds to threat to protected land in Weld County (10/28/2020)

View of Pleasant View Farms agricultural land in Weld Co. protected by a Boulder County conservation easement

View of Pleasant View Farms agricultural land in Weld Co. protected by a Boulder County conservation easement