Celebrating the 10 year anniversary of the legislation that designated 414 miles of the Snake River Headwaters under the Wild & Scenic Rivers Act.
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Dear Snake River Enthusiast, Recreationist and Outfitter: On March 15th, the Wilson Boat ramp “officially” opened to vehicle access for the season. However, the snowpack has kept most users from accessing the river. As of today, the Upper Snake River watershed is at 112% of average Snow Water Equivalent (SWE) and ranging between 3 to 5 feet […]
Join the Greater Yellowstone Coalition and American Rivers as they host the fourth annual Wild Rivers Film Tour. The Wild Rivers Film Tour celebrates our love for clean water and free-flowing streams. The Wild Rivers Film Tour showcases provocative and soulful films that weave adventure, conservation, angling, and paddling into one night of entertainment. 9 […]
Today, President Donald Trump signed a massive package of public lands legislation made up of more than 100 individual bills that were introduced by 50 senators and several U.S. House members. Formerly known as the Natural Resources Management Act, the bipartisan bill, S. 47, was renamed the John D. Dingell Jr. Conservation, Management and Recreation […]
Be prepared, Be practiced, Be present
Longtime Safari Guide Turns to Advocacy Snake River Fund Director Jared Baecker looks back at the path to his stewardship job. In his earliest days interpreting Jackson Hole’s flora, fauna and natural order for tourists, Jared Baecker wasn’t exactly fighting for exclusive viewings. As the lead guide for Teton Science Schools’ Wildlife Expeditions starting in […]
Travis worked tirelessly for the conservation of our public lands, rivers, and the entire Greater Yellowstone ecosystem. He spent well over a decade protecting Jackson Hole’s open space working on pretty much every committee the Wyoming Weed and Pest Council had available and proudly served as a board member for the Teton Conservation District and Snake […]
It’s Invasive Species Awareness Week! The Snake River Fund wants our community to be aware of the threat of aquatic invasive species on our watershed. Aquatic invasive species are organisms that are not native and cause significant harm to an ecosystem when introduced. Harmful impacts can occur to municipal water supplies, recreation, agriculture, aquaculture, and […]
We are deeply saddened by the loss of one of our dedicated members, Travis Ziehl. Snake River Fund, family, friends and our community has lost a true champion. Travis, 37, spent well over a decade protecting Jackson Hole’s open space working with Teton County Weed & Pest District. It was through his efforts to maintain […]
By Mike Koshmrl A private club built along the Snake River’s floodplain south of Jackson may be able to keep a modified flood control structure built to protect a golf course hole. The Snake River Sporting Club received a violation notice from Teton County planners on Jan. 28 with instructions on what to do about […]
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