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Utah oil shale boom: not if, but when

December 3, 1976

Unknowns are plaguing oil shale development southwest of Vernal, Utah, but the burst of optimism for oil shale in the early 1970s has many local residents saying that extraction of oil from their abundant rock is inevitable.

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Utah oil shale boom: not if, but when
Unknowns are plaguing oil shale development southwest of Vernal, Utah, but the burst of optimism for oil shale in the early 1970s has many local residents saying that extraction of oil from their abundant rock is inevitable.
Steven Mather rescued languishing national parks
Steven Mather entered the Interior Department before the National Park Service existed, and helped consolidate the national parks under a strong mission of preservation.

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Camp fosters environmental awareness
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