RIVERTON — People attending a public meeting last week in Riverton spoke against a revised permit that inflicts tighter restrictions on the proposed Moneta Divide natural gas field east of town.

"It almost looks like the DEQ intends to shut down our mineral industry … by regulatory squeezes,” IDEA Inc. president Alan Moore said during the public meeting Feb. 13 at the Sundowner in Riverton.

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