Independent assessment indicates sources of domestic water well pollution during Riverton forum.
Measure outside statewide effort by county-level citizen working groups would extinguish half of the wilderness study area acres in Wyoming.
As city seeks to bring two water wells on line, those affected near municipal wellfield still lack relief from their own water problems.
Western water system that supports 40 million persons and a $1.4 trillion economy is at risk of severe disruption, State Engineer Tyrrell said last week.
Critics say Interior Department leader’s actions contradict statements he made Saturday in Grand Teton National Park.