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Bates Holes/ Shirley Basin Sage-Grouse Working Group meeting postponed

CASPER – The Bates Holes/Shirley Basin Sage-Grouse Local Working Group has been postponed from Mar. 3 to Mar. 11 due to weather conditions.

The Local Working Group will consider recommendations for updating the Wyoming Sage Grouse Conservation Plan's core area map at this meeting. The Working Group's recommendations will be passed along to the Sage Grouse Implementation Team who will then make recommendations to Governor Matt Mead.

The meeting will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Mar. 11 at the Wyoming Game and Fish Department Casper Regional Office, 3030 Energy Lane, Casper.

Anyone proposing a change to a core area boundary should provide the local working group with maps and/or written descriptions with a rationale of their proposals in advance of the meeting. These documents should be emailed to tom.christiansen@wyo.gov.

The Bates Holes/Shirley Basin Sage-Grouse Local Working Group is one of eight local working groups statewide. Each is composed of citizens representing various stakeholder groups interested in sage-grouse conservation and associated land management issues.

–Wyoming Game and Fish