Wyoming Conservation Corps http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en UW Conservation Corps Still Alive http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-conservation-corps-still-alive <p>Almost a month after saying they didn’t have the funds to operate this summer, the Wyoming Conservation Corps is back in business.&nbsp;</p><p>Last month program leaders said the Corps was short on money, but a loan from the U-W Research Office and money from Residence Life and Dining Service will allow the program to move forward.</p><p>The program pays students to perform conservation work around the state during the summer.&nbsp; This year it will be a scaled down program, according to Director Patrick Call.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 01:47:02 +0000 Bob Beck 53000 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW Conservation Corps Still Alive Wyoming Conservation Corps shuts down http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-conservation-corps-shuts-down <p>A program that uses students to perform a variety of conservation projects will not accept project proposals for the coming summer.&nbsp; A loss of funding will essentially shut down the Wyoming Conservation Corps.</p><p></p><p>University of Wyoming Spokesman Chad Baldwin says UW does not have the resources to fund the program this year, but they believe they can re-start the program in 2015.</p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 23:56:11 +0000 Bob Beck 51115 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Conservation Corps shuts down