Jewell cites backlog of well inspections
Interior secretary says BLM lacks resources to inspect high-risk oil, gas wells on federal lands; fee called for to fund inspectors
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management lacks sufficient resources to inspect high-risk oil and gas wells on federal land as a drilling boom continues in Wyoming, Colorado and other states, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said Sept. 15.
The Obama administration has proposed a fee on oil and gas drillers....
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