District 4

Sheridan and Johnson Counties

Clear Creek I-25

March 2020. Removal of concrete fish barrier and construction of new fish passage, including channel stabilization on Clear Creek, Johnson County.


Total Project Cost: $861,000WWNRT Funding: $150,000Sponsor: Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

Bighorn Mule Deer Movement

March 2020. Research project to identify and delineate mule deer movement, evaluate seasonal range and habitat use and documentation of findings for North Bighorn Mule Deer in Sheridan and Big Horn Counties.


Total Project Cost: $308,800WWNRT Funding: $75,000Sponsor: Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

Lower Powder Saltcedar

March 2020. Removal of Saltcedar through mechanical and chemical means to improve riparian wildlife habitat along the Powder River, Sheridan County.


Total Project Cost: $175,600WWNRT Funding: $40000Sponsor: Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

Sheridan Invasive Grasses II

September 2019. Chemical treatment to eliminate infestations of invasive grasses, including medusahead and ventenata, in Sheridan, Johnson, Campbell and Crook Counties


Total Project Cost: $1,555,000WWNRT Funding: $446,000Sponsor: Sheridan County Weed and Pest

River Ranch Road Conservation Easement

September 2019. Conservation easement on approximately 130 acres in Sheridan County.


Total Project Cost: $547,256WWNRT Funding: $110,000Sponsor: Sheridan Community Land Trust

Bighorn Mahogany II

September 2019. Conifer removal through mechanical and chemical treatment to reduce fuel loading in Curl-leaf mountain mahogany stands, which provides forage for wildlife, including mule deer and elk in the Middle Fork Powder Rive Management Area, Johnson County.


Total Project Cost: $506,758WWNRT Funding: $190,000Sponsor: Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

2M Conservation Easement

March 2019. Conservation easement on approximately 420 acres in Sheridan County


Total Project Cost: $581,000WWNRT Funding: $125,000Sponsor: Sheridan Community Land Trust