nature http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Author Discusses What He’s Learned Raising Bear Cubs http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/author-discusses-what-he-s-learned-raising-bear-cubs <p></p><p>Author Ben Kilham has studied black bears for decades and has also raised orphan bear cubs. His new book is called “Out on a Limb: What Black Bears Have Taught Me about Intelligence and Intuition.” He spoke with Wyoming Public Radio’s Bob Beck, and said his interest in bears came by accident.</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 23:02:39 +0000 Bob Beck 54049 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Author Discusses What He’s Learned Raising Bear Cubs Wyoming Stories: Bert Raynes On His Love Of Nature http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/wyoming-stories-bert-raynes-his-love-nature <p>Bert Raynes, a distinguished naturalist in Jackson Hole, tells the story of how he became interested in wildlife. Bert has published many books about nature, and he continues to write a column titled “Far Afield” in the Jackson Hole News and Guide newspaper. Fellow Jackson resident Rebecca Huntington interviews him.</p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 17:09:45 +0000 Cordelia Zars, Rebecca Huntington & Micah Schweizer 52966 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Wyoming Stories: Bert Raynes On His Love Of Nature Sportsmen petition to protect Wyoming Range from oil and gas production http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/sportsmen-petition-protect-wyoming-range-oil-and-gas-production <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">More than two dozen outdoor advocacy groups wrote the US Forest Service this week, asking it to remove almost 45,000 acres-worth of land in the Wyoming Range from consideration for oil and gas leases.</span></p><p></p><p>The organizations, including Trout Unlimited and the Wyoming Wildlife Federation, said the land comprises vital habitat for mule deer, moose and cutthroat trout.</p><p></p> Thu, 30 May 2013 21:43:22 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 41555 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Sportsmen petition to protect Wyoming Range from oil and gas production