Sommers-Grindstone ranches protect future for ranching, wildlife, fishing access, cultural sites UPPER GREEN RIVER VALLEY – A massive land-protection agreement in Sublette County closed Thursday, conserving nearly 19,000 acres of historic agricultural land, critical wildlife habitat and iconic view sheds.
MEETEETSE – A young ranching family will continue to grow a livelihood in agriculture thanks in part to a newly completed conservation effort with the Wyoming Stock Growers Agricultural Land Trust and The Conservation Fund.
The Wyoming Stock Growers Agricultural Land Trust and the Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust announce a unique collaboration focusing on the permanent conservation of private lands in the upper North Platte Valley in Wyoming and North Park in Colorado.
Wyoming Governor Matt Mead signed a critical piece of conservation legislation on Wednesday, March 2. Senate File 62, “Large Project Funding,” approved the recommendations for project funding made by the board of the Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust (WWNRT) for large projects in utilizing funding allocated in the last budget session.