BIG EVENT, WCC, and Outdoor Program Work on Trails North of Vedauwoo

Medicine Bow National Forest, Laramie Ranger District Vedauwoo Area/Happy Jack area - October 1st, 2016 - Over one hundred volunteers showed up to rake people's yards, work on painting, waste management, and...work on trails for this year's BIG EVENT hosted by Student Affairs, Service Leadership Community Engagement (SLCE), and the Alumni Association. If you are … Continue reading BIG EVENT, WCC, and Outdoor Program Work on Trails North of Vedauwoo

University R.A.s Plant Trees in Front of New High School

August 22nd, Laramie High School, Wyoming - On the last Monday before University of Wyoming classes begin, 80 Resident Assistants (R.A.s), the students responsible for dormitory halls, volunteered their time to plant 40-50 trees along Boulder Drive in front of the new Laramie High School building complex.The R.A.s planted various tree species and landscaping shrubs. … Continue reading University R.A.s Plant Trees in Front of New High School

Volunteer Day

Buford Foundation Ranch, Centennial, WY - On Saturday April 2nd, the Wyoming Conservation Corps teamed up with a number of organizations to help wildlife west of Laramie on Highway 130.     Who: Wyoming Conservation Corps, Fish and Wildlife Services Wyoming Wildlife Federation, UW Chapter of the Wildlife Society, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Laramie Rivers Conservation District, and … Continue reading Volunteer Day

WCC partners with Devon Energy and BLM for Sage Grouse

BURNT HOLLOW Management Area, 20 miles of Gillette on Highway 59, August 18, 2015 - Over the last seven years, Devon has partners with WCC in projects all over the state but this project in particular is indicative of the progressive streak held in Devon Energy's values. This ongoing project is dedicated to the enhancement … Continue reading WCC partners with Devon Energy and BLM for Sage Grouse

Agriculture Secretary Vilsack in Wyoming

Last week, Evan went up to Jackson to meet Secretary of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack and Chief of the Forest Service, Tom Tidwell. Both Vilsack and Tidwell were visiting Wyoming to not only declare their appreciation for the conservation corps but to announce that efforts are being made to fight fires with money from the Emergency Fund rather than … Continue reading Agriculture Secretary Vilsack in Wyoming