The bears received endangered species protection in 1975, when their population was about 136. Today, there are estimated to be 700, more than enough to meet the criteria to be removed from the endangered list, the government said. Management of the bears will be returned to states and tribes.
Any area that is open and accessible and free from current travel restrictions or closure areas may be explored for mushrooms by the public. “Remember, raking the duff or litter layer can ruin mushrooms and destroy future crop potential.” – Public Affairs Officer Mary Cernicek
Some experts have stated that Wyoming’s population could potentially double during the August 21, 2017 eclipse as people flock to the state for the best view in the path of totality.
“For nearly eight decades, the nation’s hunters and anglers have generated billions of dollars to protect wildlife and habitat simply by purchasing items that help them engage in the outdoor activities they enjoy,” Zinke said. “Their support has helped state wildlife agencies protect our country’s environmental legacy for future generations of hunters, anglers, outdoor recreationists and conservationists.”
Keep an eye open for kids and pets with rivers and streams running high and deep and near flood stages in many areas. Authorities are urging residents and visitors not to cross flowing rivers with the phrase “Turn Around, Don’t Drown!”
Senator Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) underwent gallbladder surgery on Sunday night. The Senate is expected to return from their Memorial Day recess on Monday, June 5.
As a state, Wyoming is one of eight states to lose population in 2016, but Lincoln County is among those counties in the Cowboy State to report increases in residents.
The semi truck hit the main concrete support pillars at an estimated 65-70 miles per hour. WYDOT engineers determined it was necessary to close the use of the bridge from the top side.
Wyoming’s delegation recently issued responses to President Trump’s dismissal of FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday, May 9. Trump wrote in the four paragraph letter, “While I greatly appreciate you informing me, on three separate ...
Wyoming is ranked near the bottom of the 50 states in broadband internet coverage according to research published by Broadband Now. The Cowboy State is the 44th most connected state with 25% of the ...