Last updated 7:43AM ET
December 13, 2017
KSUT Regional
KSUT Regional
Health Impacts of Gas Drilling Scrutinized
(2007-03-12)
(ksut) - HOST LEAD: There is growing concern over the health affects of oil and gas drilling.
It's an issue statewide, but especially in high production areas, including the San Juan Basin of La Plata County, where gas well drilling is expected to double over the next several years.
A bill being considered by Colorado Lawmakers says the state could not issue oil and gas permits without first consulting the state health department.
Bente Birkeland has more from Denver. (Click above to listen)
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