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Absaroka-beartooth Front

Conservancy, ranch team up to improve habitat

Conservancy, ranch team up to improve habitat

GRASS CREEK, Wyo. -- Armed with wire cutters and chain saws, a team of volunteers spread across the LU Ranch on Thursday to remove a rusting old fence as part of an ongoing effort to improve livestock operations and wildlife habitat.

June 02, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Historic Wyoming ranch protects operation with easement

Historic Wyoming ranch protects operation with easement

CODY, Wyo. — One of the oldest ranches in Wyoming held by a single family has agreed to a conservation easement that will protect more than 10,000 acres of prime wildlife habitat.

January 26, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Showalter at Copper Lake

Showalter at Copper Lake

Dave Showalter, one of 99 people in the world certified with the International League of Conservation Photographers, shoots the outlet of Copper Lake high in the Absaroka Range.

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Showalter on the Front

Showalter on the Front

Conservation photographer Dave Showalter adjusts his camera in the fading September light above Copper Lake in the Absaroka Range. The alpine shoot is part of a larger conservation project aimed at capturing the environmental fragility of the Absaroka Front in Montana and Wyoming.

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Eye of the beholder: Conservation photographers look to preserve wild landscapes

Eye of the beholder: Conservation photographers look to preserve wild landscapes

COPPER LAKES, Wyo. — Dave Showalter's camera vibrates in the gale-force winds, and at 10,000 feet, the breeze is as sharp as needles as it spills off the glacial flanks of the surrounding peaks.

October 17, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Untamed West: EcoFlights rooted in conservation ethic

Untamed West: EcoFlights rooted in conservation ethic

CODY, Wyo. -- Raindrops pelt the window of the Cessna somewhere over Chief Joseph Pass, and a rainbow appears at the distant end of Sunlight Basin.

October 13, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Groups look to balance Wyoming's conservation needs with energy

Groups look to balance Wyoming's conservation needs with energy

CODY, Wyo. — A petroleum engineer with a Texas-based oil company told a group of conservationists Wednesday night that energy companies could agree to the protection of certain public lands if drilling were allowed to go forward in other areas of the Bighorn Basin.

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Where the Front ends

Where the Front ends

The Beartooth Front's southern terminus is just west of Clark, Wyo.

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Beartooth Front

Beartooth Front

The Beartooth Front extends as far south as the Clarks Fork of the Yellowstone River in Wyoming.

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Beartooth Front

Beartooth Front

The Beartooth Front in Wyoming rises from arid plains to lofty mountaintops within a short distance. The Greater Yellowstone Coalition is proposing greater protection of the front, as well as the Absaroka Front in Wyoming.

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Clark, Wyo.

Clark, Wyo.

An exploration company is proposing to drill near Clark, Wyo., on the Shoshone National Forest.

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AB Front map

AB Front map

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