Game and Fish Department estimated 110,300 wapiti in Wyoming this spring, 29% above objective as agency seeks harvest of 25,955.
Seven of the 11 surviving members of the group, who were honored in Laramie five decades after being dismissed for activist arm bands, sat for Laramie photographer Mike Vanata.
Citizen working group considers carcass disposal, salt licks, research funding, predation, feed grounds and other issues in management strategy.
Blackjewel miners waiting to return to their old jobs lose health insurance and certainty; the bankrupt company cites delay in the sale of two mines to Contura Energy as reason for ending coverage.
Company presented 30 potential “portfolios” for future power mix, almost all of which predict savings through early retirement of Wyoming coal-fired electrical generating units.