Critics, who asked the senator not to introduce the measure, say the draft bill was forged without balanced input, including from Native Americans. But some like it.
Wyoming Wilderness Association
A hardy crowd gathered in South Pass City for running races through the northern Red Desert in celebration of Wyoming Public Lands Day.
Measure outside statewide effort by county-level citizen working groups would extinguish half of the wilderness study area acres in Wyoming.
Forest Service would log, cut, burn, build 600 miles of temporary roads across 562 square miles in Medicine Bow Mountains and Sierra Madre.
Stakeholders collaborating on habitat conservation call foul and redouble efforts as oil and gas leasing proposals spike and decision making moves to D.C.