Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Wildlife Trust awards $9 Million for conservation projects http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/wildlife-trust-awards-9-million-conservation-projects <p>The Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust has awarded about nine million dollars in grants for conservation projects around the state. The projects range from river restoration projects to conservation easements, where landowners bar future development on their property.</p><p>Bob Budd with the Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust says two particularly interesting projects are being done with the help of energy companies. Shell Oil is working on sage grouse habitat near Farson, and around Wamsutter, BP is aiming to e</p><p></p><p>nhance wildlife habitat in general.</p> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 14:52:45 +0000 Willow Belden 33188 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Wildlife Trust awards $9 Million for conservation projects