Contracting issues delay NPR-A cleanup
Plan called for work near Barrow to begin as early as this year, now likely to move to 2014, BLM says, citing no risk from delay
Contracting issues have delayed the start of planned cleanup work around abandoned well sites in the Alaska Arctic, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Bureau of Land Management said Sept. 10.
In May, BLM-Alaska released a draft plan identifying 50 abandoned wells in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska tha....
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