Vegetable & Fruit Garden Poll
University of Wyoming Backyards & Barnyards is doing a poll to get others input on what fruits and vegetables work best right here in Wyoming! Take the time to complete the poll, this is a great opportunity to share and receive some great gardening information.
2018 Wyoming Watershed Progress Report
Conservation Districts have taken responsibility for monitoring, assessments, and implementation of watersheds in their area. The Progress Report is a great resource to track the work done on area watersheds and their progress if they have been deemed impaired. WACD staff, have taken a significant amount of time and effort to compile this report into an interactive story board. We hope you enjoy!
State Fair Endowment
The Wyoming State Fair is an event for people to come and enjoy fair activities, 4-H and FFA showmanship, rodeos, and demolition derbies. Recently it has taken a budget cut, putting the fair's existence in jeopardy. In response to people's concern, an endowment was created to help with future planning. The endowment will create a more stable and consistent funding for the State Fair, ensuring it's success and survival for many years to come.
Conservation Efforts made in the Douglas Core Area
For the past five years, the Douglas Core Area Restoration Team has been working tirelessly to battle sagebrush habitat that has been adversely affected by wildfires and invasive species. Conservation efforts have been made successful due to a large partnership of different members, Converse County Conservation District included. Take a moment to read this article about on-going conservation that is happening right here in Converse County.