10 May CHC Challenges NFMMDP Fracking Plan That Threatens Watershed
CHC and partner organizations filed a lawsuit today challenging the Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest Service’s 2020 approval of the North Fork Mancos Master Development Plan (NFMMDP). The plan allows fracking across 35,000 acres, including three watersheds in the upper North Fork Valley, and two roadless areas, 12 miles north of Paonia. This project is the first phase of a potential 104-well, 13-pad development in the NFMMDP project area, for which detailed planning and analysis are currently unavailable.
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