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Bridger-teton National Forest

Man killed by bear in Wyoming forest

RIVERTON, Wyo. — A 31-year-old Utah man doing research alone in a remote backcountry area has died in a bear attack in the Bridger-Teton National Forest in northwest Wyoming.

September 15, 2014 2:52 pmLoading…

Bear activity leads to new forest restrictions

JACKSON, Wyo. — Increased bear activity has prompted forest managers to impose new restrictions on visitors to the Bridger-Teton National Forest.

July 03, 2014 2:50 pmLoading…

Snow keeping some Bridger-Teton areas closed

JACKSON, Wyo. — The plentiful snow that fell in northwestern Wyoming this winter could keep some popular areas of the Bridger-Teton National Forest closed longer than normal.

April 21, 2014 10:45 amLoading…

BLM: Companies need repaid if drilling rejected

JACKSON, Wyo. — A U.S. Bureau of Land Management official says the government would need to repay $2.6 million to petroleum companies if the U.S. Forest Service decides next year not to allow gas drilling in part of the Wyoming Range.

March 26, 2014 1:17 pmLoading…

Avalanche danger in western Wyo. prompts warning

JACKSON, Wyo. — The avalanche danger in western Wyoming is high because of strong winds and heavy snow.

January 13, 2014 10:17 amLoading…
Forest Service seeks $6.3M from man for wildfire

Forest Service seeks $6.3M from man for wildfire

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The U.S. Forest Service wants to collect $6.3 million from a 77-year-old man the agency blames for causing a 2012 forest fire that threatened to burn into the town of Jackson.

January 07, 2014 4:40 pmLoading…

Jackson Land Trust gains new land in 2013

JACKSON, Wyo. — The Jackson Hole Land Trust has increased its inventory of protected land by nearly 300 acres in 2013.

January 02, 2014 1:24 pmLoading…

Wyoming wildfire culprit gets a bill for blaze

JACKSON, Wyo. — The man believed to have ignited the Horsethief Canyon wildfire has received a bill from the U.S. Forest Service for some of the cost of putting it out.

November 27, 2013 8:57 amLoading…

Bridger-Teton National Forest to keep Jackson site

JACKSON, Wyo. — The Bridger-Teton National Forest will keep its administrative offices in downtown Jackson.

October 28, 2013 9:28 amLoading…

Burn planned for 72 acres of Bridger-Teton

MORAN, Wyo. — A prescribed burn is in the works for 72 acres of Bridger-Teton National Forest on the boundary of Grand Teton National Park.

October 23, 2013 11:34 amLoading…

Bridger-Teton Forest down to skeleton crew

JACKSON, Wyo. — The Bridger-Teton National Forest in northwest Wyoming has told its concessionaires to close because of the federal government shutdown.

October 11, 2013 2:12 pmLoading…

Body found in Teton County investigated

JACKSON — Teton County authorities are investigating a human body found in the Bridger-Teton National Forest.

September 14, 2013 9:28 amLoading…

Wolves suspected in 8 sheep deaths in Wyoming

JACKSON — Officials with an Idaho company say wolves are suspected of killing eight of its sheep on a public land grazing allotment in Wyoming during the past 10 days.

August 30, 2013 8:54 amLoading…
More hot, dry weather fuels Wyoming wildfires

More hot, dry weather fuels Wyoming wildfires

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — More hot, dry weather isn't helping wildfires burning in Wyoming.

August 19, 2013 9:45 am Related Loading…
6 wildfires burning in Wyoming

6 wildfires burning in Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Six wildfires remain active in the Wyoming, but they have been showing little growth in recent days.

August 12, 2013 10:17 am Related Loading…
Washakie Wilderness fire grows to over 10K acres

Washakie Wilderness fire grows to over 10K acres

CODY, Wyo. —The Washakie Wilderness wildfire has grown to over 10,000 acres following shifting winds from a passing cold front.

August 06, 2013 10:29 am Related Loading…

Bridger-Teton wants to stay in Jackson Hole

JACKSON, Wyo. — Bridger-Teton National Forest officials have dropped a plan to move more than a third of its supervisor office employees from Jackson to Alpine.

August 05, 2013 11:56 amLoading…

Public bear-resistant food lockers headed to Bridger-Teton

JACKSON, Wyo. — Two bear-resistant food lockers are headed to the Bridger-Teton National Forest.

August 03, 2013 12:13 pmLoading…

Proposed logging in western Wyoming concerns groups

JACKSON — Conservation groups are expressing concern about a proposed 74,000-acre logging and restoration project in the southern Bridger-Teton National Forest in western Wyoming.

June 28, 2013 6:20 amLoading…
Fire danger increases in Teton area

Fire danger increases in Teton area

JACKSON — Agency fire managers say the fire danger is increasing in northwestern Wyoming and they're asking the public to use caution while recreating outdoors.

June 20, 2013 6:50 am Related Loading…

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