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Oil and gas wells hold a place of honor in a Colorado subdivision

Infographic/Photo Essay - June 09, 2014 by Christi Turner

Oil and gas infrastructure is common near homes in Weld County, Colorado, which has more than 20,000 active wells. But wells, pumpjacks and tanks seem to hold a place of honor in the Frederick subdivision of Wyndham Hill, in spots where you might expect parks and playgrounds.

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