Black Hills National Forest

Black Hills National Forest Unveils Beetle Plan
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — The Black Hills National Forest in South Dakota and Wyoming will use extensive commercial tree thinning to battle the mountain pine beetle. Forest Supervisor Craig Bobzien (bawb-ZEEN’) says the plan developed over more than a year will target 248,000 acres of vu…
Surveys Show Improved Deer Numbers In The Black Hills
Deer Hunters heading out to the Black Hills can expect better than anticipated numbers of animals this fall. In a recent survey, Wyoming Game and Fish biologists and wardens counted about 30 percent more white-tailed compared to last year, despite drought and the effects of disease. “Basicall…