Chronic Wasting Disease would be ‘impossible’ to eradicate once it infects closely congregated herds in winter, a top wildlife health official says.
Bridger-Teton National Forest
Conservation proposals dominate the offers but some of those could generate millions of dollars for schools.
The pandemic has accelerated a trend of outdoor use, writes Todd Wilkinson, but crowds on public lands bring their share of negative impacts.
Outdoor visitations soar and campgrounds fill up. But traditional tourism services go unused and crowds create management challenges.
Up near the Continental Divide, cowboys call Zach Turnbull when they find dead stock. It’s his job, through all the guts and gore, to determine if an animal was killed by wildlife and is thus eligible for damage compensation from the state.