Environment

March For Science in Cody on April 21

SCIENCE MARCHES ON In 2017, more than one million people around the world gathered together in the largest event for science advocacy in history. In 2018, we unite again to hold our elected officials responsible for enacting science-based policies that serve all communities for the common good. On April 21…

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Planning the 2018 March for Science

SEEKING VOLUNTEERS TO HELP PLAN FOR EARTH DAY EVENTS With your help, we want to plan a March For Science at Cody City Park from 10am – noon on April 21st, EARTH DAY 2018 We also are seeking volunteers to help us host an exhibitor’s table at the BBCW during…

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Report on 2018 WY Environmental Legislation

Just in from the Wyoming Outdoor Council: Thanks to your action we have a lot of successes to report from the first week of the 2018 Wyoming legislative session! ———————————  THE GOOD NEWS  —————————— SF 67, Wyoming public lands day, was successfully introduced with a strong vote of support (28–2). Sponsor Sen. Leland Christensen did…

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Hello Folks, This is a last minute call for action – Park County Wyoming Public Lands Initiative (WPLI) Committee has posted a draft proposal for legislative changes to High Lakes Wilderness Study Area (HLWSA). The proposal does not have consensus, especially from the conservation perspective because the proposal does not…

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Opportunities for Environmental Action

Upcoming opportunities to learn and/or get involved with local issues: Shoshone National Forest has revised its proposed action for its Travel Management Plan. There is a meeting to get more information on Thursday, November 30th at 5:30pm in the Cody Club Room (next to the Cody Auditorium, 1240 Beck Street)….

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Department of Interior Takes A New Direction – Backward

On October 25, the U.S. Department of the Interior released the “Review of the Department of the Interior Actions that Potentially Burden Domestic Energy” report which was produced in response to Executive Order 13783 “Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth”. The report identified agency actions that potentially burden the development…

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