The Bighorn Basin Sage Grouse Local Working Group is seeking a new member to fill a vacant "public-at-large" position. Any resident of Big Horn, Hot Springs, Park or Washakie counties may apply.
The Bighorn Basin group is one of seven local sage-grouse working groups in the state established by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. The group is made up of local citizens representing groups interested in sage-grouse conservation.
The primary focus of the group in 2012 will be drafting an addendum to the 2007 Bighorn Basin Sage-Grouse Conservation Plan.
Interested people are encouraged to submit a short letter of interest to Chris Pfister, Sage-Grouse Local Working Group, 3900 Gooseberry Road, Worland, WY 82401 or email@example.com. Letters of interest should include general background information on the applicant. The "public-at-large" vacancy is a volunteer position; reimbursement for travel is available.
For more information, contact Tom Easterly at firstname.lastname@example.org or 307-765-2742.
The Bighorn Basin Sage Grouse Conservation Plan can be viewed at http://gf.state.wy.us/web2011/wildlife-1000382.aspx.