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Educational Meeting on Thompson Divide Meeting Brings Out Public Concern

February 6, 2013
After years of public speculation, oil and gas operator SG Interests recently applied for six permits to drill in the Thompson Divide, and many in the community are concerned about potential impacts.

The Garfield County Commissioners held an educational and informational session Tuesday, bringing together representatives from SG and state and federal agencies to answer questions about the coming approval process. More than two dozen members of the public took them up on the offer. KDNK's Eric Skalac has more.
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