Trout Unlimited Buys Rocky Mountain Front Gas and Oil Leases

A recent congressional ban on drilling in the Rocky Mountain Front offers tax breaks to gas and oil companies that sell their leases to nonprofit organizations. Trout Unlimited has just purchased it second of two such leases, totaling almost 5,000 acres. The organization plans to have them permanently retired for the benefit of fish and wildlife, as well as hunters and anglers. Read more here.