Game and Fish effort would make parts of five watersheds exclusive strongholds after poisoning non-native brook, rainbow species in the Bighorn Basin.
The state will ask the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to remove Endangered Species Act protections for the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem population.
The regulation covers deer killed from the Sweetwater Herd in areas 96 and 97 southeast of Lander.
Questions remain if cyanobacterial blooms are worsening with increasing temperatures or if water managers and recreational users are simply more aware of the problem.
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort is doing many things right, POW executive Mario Molina opines, but Jay Kemmerer’s political connections undermine those efforts.