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Untill 25 January 2010, comments and suggestions solicited on

National Park Service rules governing oil and gas leases within parks. Not updated since 1930.

Nine Mile Canyon, Utah
There has been a signing ceremony for a partial agreement with potential.
      This may become an opportunity for additional pressure. Please see the 9MCC Talking Points.
Here is a map of areas where oil and gas leases are contested, and some rejected by a judge.
Links to some newspaper articles and other postings which are available on our ARARA web site.
Some news articles are posted here Choose "Alerts" from the right end of their menu bar at the top. Or go directly to


Otherwise for the time being, you can go to the home page of the URARA there choose "current issues", which contains alerts, or try directly

[2 March, 2008] On the problem of public posting of directions to the Shaman's Gallery in Grand Canyon,
you can see our committee chair Jack Sprague's letter to Amy Horn, park archaeologist at the National Park Service, and also his letter to Gordon Smith.

There are a few alerts also on the home page of the International Federation of Rock Art Organizations (IFRAO)