Eighth graders’ paper grouse are first to draw strutting birds from drill rig to quieter site.
Turner, Lynch to receive Murie spirit of conservation awards.
Wyoming team recommends Gov. Mead revise greater sage grouse conservation protections, to prohibit drilling in winter concentration areas.
Wyoming’s “core area” designation will not include critical winter range inside a proposed gas field, but a team will recommend special winter stipulations there.
The culmination of 40-year water adjudication case sets the legal framework for an uncertain water future.