Hitch 4, 2017
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Hitch 4, 2017

Hitch 4: 7/10/17 – 7/19/17 Crew 1: Red Desert: Wyoming Wilderness Association and  Bureau of Land Management Rocksprings field office Crew #1 set off for the Red Desert of south central Wyoming. This vast high altitude desert ecosystem and sagebrush steppe that make up nearly 10,000 acres. “Among the natural features in the Red Desert … Continue reading

Hitch 3, 2016
Hitches

Hitch 3, 2016

Crew 1/Long Hair Don’t Care – Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area, Wyoming and Montana, June 27-July 6 – This crew quickly became experts in constructing buck and rail fence while continuing Crew 2’s project from last hitch. Overall, both crews accomplished 2.5 miles of buck and rail. Why buck and rail rather than wire?  The … Continue reading

Work Locations 2016
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Work Locations 2016

The 2016 WCC field season summer projects range from hard core trail work in Glendo State Park to archaeological site restoration near Newcastle. Corps members will gain valuable experience while developing leadership and outdoor skills on 18 projects that include trail maintenance and construction, fencing, beetle kill mitigation, tree planting, historic preservation, and fuels reduction. … Continue reading

Hitch 5, 2015
Hitches

Hitch 5, 2015

Crew 1 – Office of State Lands, BLM, and Devon Energy, Coyote Gulch, Wyoming Jul 27-August 5 – This crew, which has become our fencing experts, built 3 beautiful and long-lasting enclosing stabilizing the head-cuts to exclude cattle from the wetlands. A few of the crew members even heard some sponsor employees mentioning that the fences … Continue reading