All posts tagged "yellowstone"

  • THE NEW WEST: Protecting Place

    Yellowstone’s Dan Wenk warns the ecosystem will only be saved by hard choices and vision. JACKSON HOLE, WY – More than four decades ago, Dan Wenk was a college student in Michigan intent upon becoming a professional...

    • Posted April 4, 2017
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  • THE NEW WEST: Path to the Past

    Photographer Bradly Boner’s book is a visual marvel that stirs important discussion. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I had been waiting months for Bradly Boner’s book to arrive, after making a contribution to his successful request for funding...

    • Posted March 15, 2017
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  • THE NEW WEST: Conservation Under Siege

    Lawmakers’ attacks on environmental laws don’t serve states’ best interests. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Whether it’s Yellowstone, Grand Teton, our national forests, wildlife refuges or even private ranches, never in the history of America has preserving land,...

    • Posted March 1, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: National Park Limbo

    NPS faces a murky future under a new administration. JACKSON HOLE, WY – President Trump’s recent hiring freeze on the National Park Service is concerning to people across the nation. And in Jackson, a gateway community to...

    • Posted January 31, 2017
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  • THE NEW WEST: Inconvenient Truths

    Saving Greater Yellowstone means confronting its myriad elephants in the room. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In 1804, President Thomas Jefferson tasked Meriwether Lewis, William Clark and their expedition known as the “Corps of Discovery” with finding a...

    • Posted January 3, 2017
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  • GET OUT: The Edge of Survival

    Warren Miller’s new film depicts the global adventures of local snow heroes. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Ski flick legacy filmmaker Warren Miller brings his 67th film Here, There and Everywhere to Jackson Hole on Friday. Making movies...

    • Posted October 26, 2016
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  • GET OUT: Sweet Suffering

    The perils of exploring Greater Yellowstone reveal themselves. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Adventurous souls are used to going anywhere they please. But there are several ways the mountains aim to keep people away. Which is nice. I...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: States of Disaster

    Wyoming, Montana and Idaho cannot be trusted to manage grizzlies. JACKSON HOLE, WY – As the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rushes and stumbles toward removing federal protections for Yellowstone grizzly bears, many have questioned whether Wyoming,...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • Yellowstone Cut Off

    Wildfire in Grand Teton forces evacuations and highway closure.   JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A road closure and campground evacuation in Grand Teton National Park were issued Monday as the Berry Fire made a big run easterly into Harem Hill...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • GET OUT: A Happy Hellroarin’ Time

    Trading the valley’s rainclouds for some Ystone backpacking. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In Wyoming’s extended mud season, finding viable outdoor activities can be a challenge. The snow is sometimes too mushy for good skiing. Bike trails are...

    • Posted May 31, 2016
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