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Biden administration bans oil and gas drilling around Chaco Canyon

The Interior Department will withdraw public lands around Chaco Canyon from new oil and gas leasing for 20 years.
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Biden administration proposes to ban drilling in Chaco Canyon, a Native American sacred site

Biden administration proposes to ban drilling in Chaco Canyon, a Native American sacred site

The ban on oil and gas drilling at the sacred tribal site in northwestern New Mexico is one of several steps intended to strengthen the relationship between the federal government and American Indian tribes.
Biden plans to bar new drilling around Chaco Canyon in New Mexico

Biden plans to bar new drilling around Chaco Canyon in New Mexico

After years of tribal requests, the president plans to block new oil and gas leases within 10 miles of Chaco Canyon in New Mexico. The move generated strong pushback from industry groups.
Saving Chaco: As coronavirus consumes New Mexico, drilling threatens sacred land
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Saving Chaco: As coronavirus consumes New Mexico, drilling threatens sacred land

A BLM plan could mean 3,000 new oil and gas wells in an area facing severe COVID-19 outbreaks and particulate matter pollution.
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