Interior Department http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming will have say in river designation http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-will-have-say-river-designation <p>Wyoming will get a say over whether the Yellowstone River is given a special federal designation.</p><p></p><p>Interior Department officials had said that the river might be considered a candidate for the National Blueways System, which is designed to promote conservation and recreation on rivers.</p><p>Wyoming's congressional delegation voiced concern that such a designation could limit the river's use.</p><p>Sens. Mike Enzi and John Barrasso and Rep. Cynthia Lummis had previously said the National Blueways System was a federal power grab.</p> Wed, 10 Apr 2013 21:53:42 +0000 The Associated Press 39159 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming will have say in river designation