Jackson Hole Land Trust http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Jackson gallery offers views of protected private lands http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/jackson-gallery-offers-views-protected-private-lands <p>A<strong> <a href="http://triofineart.com/567790/view-22-paintings/">new exhibit</a></strong> offers three painters’ views of protected private lands in Jackson Hole. Wyoming Public Radio’s Micah Schweizer reports on the first-ever collaboration between the Jackson Hole Land Trust and artists, called View 22.</p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 22:52:34 +0000 Micah Schweizer 50928 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Jackson gallery offers views of protected private lands 37 acres added to Bridger-Teton National Forest http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/37-acres-added-bridger-teton-national-forest <p>The&nbsp;Bridger-Teton National&nbsp;Forest, with the help of the Conservation Fund, has added a 37-acre parcel of land acquired from the Jackson Hole Land Trust, protecting the land indefinitely.</p><p></p><p></p><p>The parcel, known as Poison Creek, lies about 15 miles south of Jackson and is considered an important winter habitat for bighorn sheep, elk and mule deer in the area.</p><p></p><p>Conservation Fund Wyoming director, Luke Lynch, says that there are a plethora of benefits to the state and the land in this deal.</p><p></p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 14:18:15 +0000 Jordan Harper 46603 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net 37 acres added to Bridger-Teton National Forest