Join us in welcoming the two newest members of the Jackson Hole Land Trust team! Butch Parks Wind River Program Director Butch joined the Land Trust in 2016. Originally from Houston, Texas, Butch graduated from the University of Houston with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering Technology after serving in the Marine Corps. In 1982, his […]
This October, the Wind River Program of the Jackson Hole Land Trust permanently protected the 79-acre Long Ridge property with a donated easement by the Brigham family, ensuring that its scenic and wildlife values will benefit future generations of residents and visitors to the Dubois area. At Long Ridge, the Wind River Valley narrows considerably, […]
The Wind River Program has a Facebook page! Check it out for quick updates and photos about the valley’s open space, wildlife, and people who love it. We prefer outdoor time to screen time, so these e-nudges will be sparing in length and frequency. Just enough to keep you in touch. Photo courtesy of Stan […]
Check out our Notes From the Field, “But They Look So Pretty”, which recounts a day Wind River Program Director Ellen Vanuga spent battling noxious weeds up the Wiggins Fork.
A group of volunteers, including Wind River Program Director Ellen Vanuga, gathered with fencing pliers, leather gloves, and strong backs prepared to take down an old woven wire fence on the Wiggins Fork. In a cooperative effort between the Wyoming Wildlife Federation, the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, and the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, a […]
Happy Spring! Our Wind River Program spring/summer newsletter, complete with event details, is now available online. You can also discover our lineup of fantastic Wind River Program events just over Togwotee Pass in Dubois – and get registered before spots are all gone!
Thanks for visiting. We hope you’ve enjoyed a tour of our Wind River Program area. We will be posting Wind River Program-specific news and event updates here, so check back with us soon!