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Derogatory term will go

By Ellen Gerst Casper Star-Tribune Via- Wyoming News Exchange CASPER — Following the Department of Interior’s announcement declaring “squaw” a derogatory term and creating a task force to remove the word from federal place names, Wyoming will likely see some…

Christmas Tree Permits Available

Western Wyo., November 19, 2021–Christmas tree permits are now available for purchase online through Recreation.gov through December 31st. Details about where to cut and height restrictions may be found at Recreation.gov by searching “Bridger-Teton National Forest.” “Trekking through the forest…

Game and Fish authorized to continue feeding elk at Dell Creek

The following is a release from the Wyoming Game and Fish – The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission received authorization this week from the U.S. Forest Service to maintain elk feeding operations at the Dell Creek Feedground for the 2021/2022…

Christmas tree permits are available for purchase online

◆ The online purchasing option makes kicking off your holiday experience even easier! Courtesy of National Forest Service Christmas tree permits are now available to purchase online through recreation.gov until December 31. Details regarding designated cutting areas, dates and height…

Bridger-Teton honors Star Valley Ranch Trails System

◆ B-T supervisor presents award to SV NRB chairman in a live-stream broadcast. The Bridger-Teton National Forest honored Star Valley Ranch and a group of community volunteers who created a trail system under the direction of the town’s Natural Resource…

Bridger-Teton National Forest will burn piles this Fall

The following is a release from the Bridger-Teton National Forest – Western Wyoming, October 19, 2021—Sufficient winter weather conditions exist to allow fire personnel on the Bridger-Teton National Forest to begin annual slash pile burning. During the summer months, crews…

Prescribed Fires Planned for the Kemmerer District

The following is a release from the U.S. Forest Service – Kemmerer Wyo., October 7, 2021— The Kemmerer Ranger District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest is planning to ignite the Basin Creek and Little Hornet prescribed fires in the Hams Fork…

Grouse Mountain Burn Planned on Blackrock District

The Blackrock Ranger District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest plans to begin ignitions on the Grouse Mountain Prescribed Fire as soon as Monday October 4th, 2021. The unit is up to 365-acres approximately 7-miles south of US Highway 26/287 in…

Monument Ridge Project Underway

Big Piney Wyo., September 27, 2021—Phase two of The Monument Ridge Vegetation and Recreation Management project is currently underway. The project area is located on the Big Piney Ranger District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest near the town of Bondurant….

Greys River Road work completed for the season

◆ Additional phases may include road work to Forest Park. The Greys River Road improvements have been completed for the summer season. Mike Oltman, Forest Engineer advises the surface of the popular road leading out of Alpine and into the…