K Diamond Ranch Conserved in Sublette County

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  Big Piney, Wyo.—The Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust (WSGLT) has conserved the 1,445-acre K-Diamond Ranch located in Sublette County. The conservation easement was funded in part by the Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resources Trust (WWNRT) and the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The project conserved the ranch of Mr. Tim Tolton. Tolton shared his …

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Over 15,000 Acres of Ranchlands Conserved In Sublette County

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On December 12th the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust acquired the 15,231 acre North Cottonwood Ranch conservation easement from The Conservation Fund.  The ranch, which is located south of Merna, and west of Daniel, is near several previously conserved ranches with easements held by the WSGLT. Bo Alley, WSGLT Executive Director, spoke about the importance of …

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Private Lands at Devils Tower Conserved in Perpetuity

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An agricultural conservation easement on almost 5,000 acres south and west of Devils Tower was completed by the Driskill family and the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust in early October with the primary purpose of protecting the agricultural values of the property; additionally, the easement will conserve the wildlife habitat and open spaces enjoyed by …

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Ag Land Conservation Provides for Sage Grouse and Big Game Migration

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The agricultural and wildlife values of the Buck Ranch in Lincoln County will be protected in perpetuity, thanks to a conservation easement agreement between landowner Karen Buck and the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust completed today.   With its stunning mountain views and abundant fishing, more than 2,000 acres would have otherwise been at high risk …

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Simon Farm and Land Co.

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In collaboration with the Simon Farm and Land Company, the Stock Growers Land Trust completed a conservation easement on the Arrowhead Ranch in Natrona County in late August. According to Bo Alley, Conservation Director for the Land Trust, “This easement will help protect key sage grouse habitat, and will limit development on approximately 10,000 acres.” …

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