Poison Creek http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en 37 acres added to Bridger-Teton National Forest http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/37-acres-added-bridger-teton-national-forest <p>The&nbsp;Bridger-Teton National&nbsp;Forest, with the help of the Conservation Fund, has added a 37-acre parcel of land acquired from the Jackson Hole Land Trust, protecting the land indefinitely.</p><p></p><p></p><p>The parcel, known as Poison Creek, lies about 15 miles south of Jackson and is considered an important winter habitat for bighorn sheep, elk and mule deer in the area.</p><p></p><p>Conservation Fund Wyoming director, Luke Lynch, says that there are a plethora of benefits to the state and the land in this deal.</p><p></p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 14:18:15 +0000 Jordan Harper 46603 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org 37 acres added to Bridger-Teton National Forest