Alta Mesas Little Willow gathering facility north of New Plymouth in 2015 as it flares natural gas from surrounding wells.
Alta Mesas Little Willow gathering facility north of New Plymouth in 2015 as it flares natural gas from surrounding wells. Rocky Barker rbarker@idahostatesman.com
Alta Mesas Little Willow gathering facility north of New Plymouth in 2015 as it flares natural gas from surrounding wells. Rocky Barker rbarker@idahostatesman.com
Letters from the West

Letters from the West

Energy and environmental news from across the West

Hearing set for Monday on bill to make Idaho’s new oil, gas industry more transparent

March 17, 2017 5:19 PM

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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."