Trails, parks and forest lands are on track for another big season of visitation. Land managers are starting to eye solutions for negative impacts.
Wyoming State Parks
U.S. Sens. Enzi, Barrasso opposed the bill that would permanently fund a program that brought $132 million in federal investment to Wyoming over 55 years. Cheney has a record of skepticism regarding the program.
The task force puts Wyoming in the vanguard of a new trend of states working to better understand and promote recreation, says Domenic Bravo, with Wyoming State Parks.
The Senate Appropriations committee has killed a bill to provide disability and death benefits for state park officers to the same level as other officers.