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The crisis in energy: exploiting the West

January 5, 1973

The coming energy crunch will cause a frenzied battle over the West's coal, gas and oil in the name of sustaining America's oversized appetite for energy and economic growth.

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The crisis in energy: exploiting the West
The coming energy crunch will cause a frenzied battle over the West's coal, gas and oil in the name of sustaining America's oversized appetite for energy and economic growth.

Conversation

Wild Horse Annie: a Western legend
An HCN interview with Mrs. Velma B. Johnson, a.k.a. "Wild Horse Annie," shortly before she was appointed to the Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board.

News

Oil shale: a problem of waste
If all goes as planned by the U.S. Department of Interior, the western fringe of the Piceance Basin in northwestern Colorado will become home to huge landfills to house the "spent shale" produced by oil shale extraction.