behind the scenes http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Public Media's Shades of Ireland Tour http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-public-medias-shades-ireland-tour <p>WPM’s Shades of Ireland tour landed in Dublin on June 10<sup>th</sup> following an overnight flight from Denver. Our group included twelve Wyomingites, yours truly and my wife Cheryl, Rick Dowe, Jim and Carol Jacobs, Ron and Brenda Delaney all from Laramie, Rick and Sue Chambers from Cheyenne, Sue Ann Robertson from Casper along with her sister Grace Robertson from Wilson and Glen Mooney from Sheridan.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 20 Jun 2013 20:15:35 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 42587 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Public Media's Shades of Ireland Tour South Africans strive to limit damage to landscape as elephant populations grow http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/south-africans-strive-limit-damage-landscape-elephant-populations-grow <p>We’ve reported frequently on efforts to control wildlife numbers in Wyoming, through hunting, contraception, and other means. In southern Africa, wildlife managers face similar challenges, with elephants. In some parts of Africa, elephants are threatened by poaching, but in South Africa they’re flourishing. Some wildlife reserves say they’re multiplying too fast, but others say controlling their numbers is the wrong solution. Wyoming Public Radio’s Willow Belden traveled to South Africa and filed this report.</p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 21:41:08 +0000 Willow Belden 41977 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org South Africans strive to limit damage to landscape as elephant populations grow