This morning the federal Bureau of Land Management (BLM) released its methane rule. The rule marks one of the last Obama administration rules to curb methane emissions from oil and gas production on public and tribal lands. The San Juan Basin has the highest concentration of methane in the US. Environmental experts attribute the emissions to leaking wells and consider methane to be a potent greenhouse gas implicated in climate change.

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