Cheyenne Bottoms http://kmuw.org en Drilling In Cheyenne Bottoms Faces Opposition From Wildlife Agency http://kmuw.org/post/drilling-cheyenne-bottoms-faces-opposition-wildlife-agency <p>The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says Cheyenne Bottoms is not fully functioning and the site could be threatened by oil drilling.</p><p>Heather Whitlaw with the Fish and Wildlife Service in Manhattan says her agency opposes a recent request by a Kansas company to drill for oil there.</p><p>The group also has concerns about nearby oil production outside the Bottoms; the site is on the state&#39;s list of impaired waters because of siltation and oxygen depletion.</p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 12:57:55 +0000 Associated Press 24150 at http://kmuw.org