Idaho farmers' view of oil and gas

Tom and Marcia Roland of Payette want Idaho to change the way it spaces gas wells so right holders aren't unfairly drained.
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Tom and Marcia Roland of Payette want Idaho to change the way it spaces gas wells so right holders aren't unfairly drained.
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Critics: New Idaho rules needed to protect mineral rights owners

July 02, 2016 11:41 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."