Tools and Fact Sheets: Oil and Gas

Oil rig on Pawnee National Grassland
USDA
Our wildlands are rich with energy resources. While it’s important to access this energy, it’s equally important to guide development away from sensitive wild places.

The below tools and fact sheets provide more information about oil, gas and renewable energy work:

On the Shelf: Oil & Gas Industry's Idle Leases

Thousands of unused permits issued by the BLM show that the biggest obstacle to oil and gas companies drilling in America is oil and gas companies themselves.

Download on the Shelf: Oil & Gas Industry’s Idle Leases

Exporting America's Heritage

The oil industry is announcing another round of eye-popping profits, as they continue to receive wallet-busting subsidies from U.S. taxpayers.

Download Exporting America’s Heritage

Doing it Right

Doing it Right is a national policy brief that discusses responsible natural gas development on our public lands.

Download Doing It Right