|This is a Google Earth image of the once pristine land near Carlsbad. Do we want Otero Mesa/Diablo Plateau to look like this? Click image to enlarge. |
If Torchlight Energy Resources successfully drills all of the 172,000 acres on the Otero Mesa/Diablo Plateau, Hudspeth County will look like land around Carlsbad, New Mexico which once was pristine. Watch Torchlight's own slideshow of maps HERE to see just how big that 172,000 acres is and how close to El Paso.