Rig count falls below 2009 levels in Garfield Co.

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The number of oil and gas rigs in Garfield County has fallen to the lowest level in more than three years, said the Daily Sentinel.

One company dropped drilling completely when the price of natural gas dropped last week. But drilling in Mesa County is the third highest in the state, thanks to permits by Delta Petroleum.

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