Founded in 1967, the Wyoming Outdoor Council has been working to protect public lands, wildlife, and clean air for 50 years.

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Founded in 1967, the Wyoming Outdoor Council has been working to protect public lands, wildlife, and clean air for 50 years.

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A Summer in the Red Desert

I’ve been lucky to be able to spend several days this summer in the northern Red Desert, sharing this phenomenal place with representatives of state and federal agencies, local governments, and Sweetwater County residents. We admired the desert’s remarkable views...

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See you in one week for the Outdoor Council’s 50th!

We are excited to welcome you to Lander for our 50th anniversary gathering in one week on September 22 and 23! We've provided some helpful updates below to ensure everyone has a fantastic time. Friday night's free community concert is shaping up to be a rip-roaring...

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A Public Lands Day for Wyoming

It’s been a busy end of the summer for the Keep it Public, Wyoming coalition. Events in Laramie and Jackson together brought out some 600 people—a testament to how important public lands are to our quality of life and economy in Wyoming. These events and another...

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