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.
Katherine Thompson, northwest Wyoming program director for the Nature Conservancy, explains the collaboration between her organization, the LU Ranch and other partners who have teamed up to improve habitat across 200,000 acres.
CODY, Wyo. — Improving 200,000 acres of rangeland and 164 miles of perennial streams isn’t an easy task, unless you have a small army of volunteers willing to help and a team of ranchers to make it happen.
CODY, Wyo. — Unable to afford to keep 1,800 acres of key wildlife habitat outside Yellowstone National Park, and unable to negotiate a land exchange, The Nature Conservancy hopes it has found a buyer in the Bureau of Land Management.