Nominations sought for the 2018 Kurt Bucholz Award

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The Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust is seeking nominations for the 2018 Kurt Bucholz Award.  The award was created in 2008, in memory of Kurt Bucholz, DVM, a legislator and rancher from Saratoga.  Recipients exemplify the core beliefs held by Dr. Bucholz during his lifetime of dedicated public service and commitment to conservation. The award is presented …

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Agricultural Land Conserved Near Lander

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The Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust (WSGLT) completed a conservation easement project on a portion of the Woolery Ranch in Fremont County with funding assistance from the USDA- Natural Resources Conservation Service, and the Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust (WWNRT). The conservation easement covers 1,880 acres of deeded agricultural land and borders another conserved …

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Wyoming Legislature Approves Funding For Agricultural Land Conservation Projects

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Wyoming Legislature Approves Funding For Agricultural Land Conservation Projects Cheyenne, Wyo. – The Wyoming Legislature has approved an allocation of $1.95 million from the Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust Fund (“WWNRT”), to the Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust to help conserve over 6,300 acres of agricultural land in the state. The funding was originally …

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707 Acres Conserved in the Laramie Mountain Range

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  The Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust (WSGLT) conserved the 707-acre Hidden Canyon Ranch located southwest of Douglas on December 29, 2017. The ranch is a short distance away from three other conserved properties found in the Laramie Mountain Range that WSGLT holds easements on. Hidden Canyon Ranch is bordered by US Forest Service (USFS) …

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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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