District 9

Teton, Sublette, and Fremont Counties

Teton County Rx

March 2019. Prescribed fire through mechanical treatment to reduce fuel loads and improve habitat for ungulates, enhance aspen and mountain shrub communities, and increase nutritional quality of forage in Teton County.


Total Project Cost: $360,360WWNRT Funded: $50,000Sponsor: Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

Soda Lake Wetland

March 2019. Improvement of wetlands complex including installation and repair of control structure and embankments in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $338,600WWNRT Funded: $80,000Sponsor: Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

Dubois Mule Deer Migration

March 2019. Fence conversion to wildlife-friendly fencing in an area where wildlife regularly have difficulty crossing, or becoming entangled in the current fencing, along with aspen enhancement and prescribed fire in an effort to expand protection and enhancement of wildlife habitat in Fremont County.


Total Project Cost: $430,000WWNRT Funded: $35,000Sponsor: Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

Bar BC Riparian

March 2019. Reconstruction and restoration of fish passage, including culvert replacement in Teton County.


Total Project Cost: $253,597WWNRT Funded: $70,000Sponsor: Trout Unlimited

Dunham Wetlands

March 2019. Construction and improvements of wetlands, including installation of water control structure and construction of nesting island in Cottonwood Creek, Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $48,000WWNRT Funded: $20,000Sponsor: Ducks Unlimited

Wind River Wetlands

March 2019. Wetland infrastructure construction, improvements and restoration of fish passage, including culvert replacement in Fremont County.


Total Project Cost: $205,000WWNRT Funded: $50,000Sponsor: Ducks Unlimited

Dunham Ranch Conservation Easement

September 2018. Conservation easement on approximately two thousand (2,000) acres in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $2,780,100WWNRT Funded: $338,000Sponsor: Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust

Roberts Ranch II Conservation Easement

September 2018. Conservation easement on approximately 4,725 acres in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $5,130,450WWNRT Funded: $195,000Sponsor: Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust

Double Bar E Conservation Easement

September 2018. Conservation Easement on approximately one thousand one hundred (1,100) acres in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $1,080,000WWNRT Funded: $260,000Sponsor: Jackson Hole Land Trust

Sublette Cheatgrass

September 2018. Treatment through chemical means to eliminate infestations of non-native invasive cheatgrass in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $2,465,595WWNRT Funded: $300,000Sponsor: Sublette County Weed and Pest

Richie Ranch II Conservation Easement

September 2018. Conservation Easement on approximately one thousand three hundred (1,300) acres in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $2,136,200WWNRT Funded: $315,000Sponsor: Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust

Richie Ranch III Conservation Easement

September 2018. Conservation easement on approximately two thousand seven hundred (2,700) acres in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $3,178,140WWNRT Funded: $388,000Sponsor: Wyoming Stock Growers Land Trust

Bighorn Sheep Survival

September 2018. Research and evaluation on summer ranges to determine feasibility, access, logistics, and collection of preliminary diet and forage data to evaluate animal condition and survival rates of Wyoming Bighorn Sheep.


Total Project Cost: $1,478,521WWNRT Funded: $135,000Sponsor: University of Wyoming

Willow Creek Fence

September 2018. Modification and replacement of approximately 17 miles of fence along the Red Desert to Hoback Mule Deer

migration rout to wildlife-friendly fencing materials in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $193,915WWNRT Funded: $65,000Sponsor: Wyoming Wildlife Federation

Jack Creek Conservation Easement

September 2018. Conservation Easement on approximately 280 acres in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $2,367,615WWNRT Funded: $195,000Sponsor: Jackson Hole Land Trust

South Flat Creek

September 2018. Creek restoration including improvement of instream habitat and water quality by decreasing channel widths, increasing channel depths, reducing bank erosion, removing fish passage barriers and establishing a riparian buffer in Flat Creek in Teton County.


Total Project Cost: $1,498,921WWNRT Funded: $150,000Sponsor: Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

New Fork - Olson III

September 2018. Wetland enhancements and stream restoration, including floodplain dike repair and spillway construction in portions of the New fork River in Sublette County.


Total Project Cost: $749,936WWNRT Funded: $150,000Sponsor: Sublette County Conservation District

Red Canyon Fence

March 2018. Removal and replacement of wire mesh fence in an area with high travel and use by wintering mule deer on the Lander Front.


Total Project Cost: $37,500WWNRT Funded: $10,000Sponsor: The Nature Conservancy

Teton to Snake Invasives

March 2018. Project includes a combination of mechanical thinning and prescribed fire along the boundary of the Bridger-Teton National Forest and Wilson, WY to ensure that native vegetation is established and maintained in the fuels treatment units. Noxious weeds will be treated with herbicides before and after fuels treatments on, and adjacent to, 3 burn units and 14 mechanical units (total 529 treatment acres) on the Bridger-Teton National Forest.

Total Project Cost: $176,060WWNRT Funded: $75,000Sponsor: U.S. Forest Service, Bridger-Teton National Forest

Pape-Miller Mule Deer

March 2018. Improvement of rangeland condition for mule deer through mechanical, chemical, and fire application and fencing.


Total Project Cost: $355,360WWNRT Funded: $63,000Sponsor: Wyoming Game and Fish Commission

River Bend Ranch Fish Passage

March 2018. River stabilization and irrigation integration to combine four push-up dams into a single canal that will eliminate fish barriers on the Hoback River through placement of instream structures.


Total Project Cost: $213,180WWNRT Funded: $65,000Sponsor: Trout Unlimited

Skyline Fuels 2018

March 2018. Mechanical treatment and prescribed fire to remove invasive conifers on U.S. Forest Service lands near Pinedale, Wyoming.


Total Project Cost: $620,112WWNRT Funded: $140,000Sponsor: USFS - Bridger-Teton National Forest