Bureau of Land Management

BLM Wyoming Fire Fighting Resources Ready To Respond
While some of the Bureau of Land Management’s wild fire fighting equipment is engaged around the state, additional resources are positioned and ready to move should activity increase. That’s according to BLM Resource Council Coordinator, Cindy Wertz. Wertz says since the start of the s…
Wild Horse Adoption In Wheatland
The Bureau of Land Management and the Mantle Wild Horse Adoption and Training Center will host a wild horse adoption on Saturday, June 23rd in Wheatland. Adoption applications will be accepted beginning at 8 a.m. Approximately 10 saddle-started and halter trained wild horses will be available for vi…
BLM Seeks Bids To Pasture Wild Horses
Interested in offering long-term free-roaming pasture space to, maybe, 2000 wild horses? The Bureau of Land Management currently holds in long and short facilities over 45,000 animals and is now taking bids in hopes of finding pasture for those in short term holding. “Specifically we’r…
BLM Adopts Temporary Sage Grouse Strategy
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has adopted a temporary strategy to protect the greater sage grouse in 10 Western states until it implements a long-term policy for the mainly ground-dwelling bird in a couple years. The BLM on Tuesday issued guidance to employees on ho…
BLM Extends Public Comment Period On Wind Project
ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is giving the public additional time to weigh in on a proposed wind power project near Rock Springs. The BLM also is holding a public meeting on the Quaking Aspen wind project. That meeting is scheduled for 5 p.m. Monday at the Holi…
Winter Closes Muddy Mt. Road [AUDIO]
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Casper Field Office has closed Muddy Mountain Road for the winter starting today (Monday). Road becomes a hazard: “Muddy Mountain Road becomes impassable, can’t get up it any more and they want, for the public safety to go ahead and close the road so…
BLM Plans To Fast-Track 3 Wyoming Wind Projects
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Three proposed wind farms in Wyoming are among the projects that the Bureau of Land Management plans to fast-track nationally. One is the 1,000-turbine Chokecherry and Sierra Madre Wind Energy project south of Rawlins, proposed by the Denver-based Anschutz Corp. The Casper…
Real Or Fake? The Christmas Tree Question.
Many Wyomingites will be making the big decision soon about whether to buy a fake or real Christmas tree…or, maybe, cut their own from a local forest. There are merits for all options, but Bill Ulfelder at The Nature Conservancy says natural Christmas trees are best. He cites environmental be…

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