WRA Joins Other Groups to Defend BLM’s New Rules to Protect Water, Wildlife, and Public Lands from Oil and Gas Drilling

Today Western Resource Advocates joined six other conservation groups to legally defend the Bureau of Land Management’s new regulations (issued March 26) governing important aspects of oil and gas extraction, including well integrity and waste management. The new rules are very important to better protecting our water, wildlife and public Continue reading

Keeping Public Lands Protected: Opposing Colorado Legislation for Land Transfer

Western Resource Advocates is opposing SB 15-232, which would create a Colorado Federal Land Management Commission to study the transfer of public lands in Colorado from the federal government to the state. Public lands are not just for Coloradans; they are for all Americans. A Colorado College poll conducted in Continue reading

WRA Hosts Water Training and Urban Development Workshop


Western Resource Advocates (WRA) is proud to announce a first-of-its-kind workshop series focused on integrating water planning and urban development. The Land Use Leadership Alliance Training Program (LULA) is sponsored by Western Resource Advocates and two generous foundations funders, and taught by Pace University Law Center professors. LULA fosters dialogue and Continue reading