Antelope http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Computer Error Means More Hunting Licenses Available For Sale http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/computer-error-means-more-hunting-licenses-available-sale <p>A computer error has left the Wyoming Game and Fish with nearly 700 leftover hunting licenses. The agency reported today that the error only affected a small percentage of online sales.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Jennifer </span>Doering<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;with Game and Fish says that website visitors who attempted to reserve group licenses didn’t see a confirmation screen after making their purchase. The result was that many people thought their sale had not gone through—so they tried again.</span></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 22:56:14 +0000 Chelsea Biondolillo 61502 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Computer Error Means More Hunting Licenses Available For Sale Inaugural Women’s Antelope Hunt a success, despite snow http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/inaugural-women-s-antelope-hunt-success-despite-snow-0 <p>Women still only make up a small percentage of all hunters, but that number has increased significantly in recent years. Now, organizations like the Wyoming Women’s Foundation want to encourage more growth through mentorship. The group says hunting is an important way to teach self-sufficiency and economic independence. Wyoming Public Radio's Irina Zhorov tagged along on the state's inaugural Women's Antelope Hunt and filed this report.</p><p></p> Fri, 18 Oct 2013 23:46:42 +0000 Irina Zhorov 48613 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Inaugural Women’s Antelope Hunt a success, despite snow Pronghorn & Fremont Lake - Pinedale http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/pronghorn-fremont-lake-pinedale <p>The drive to Pinedale from US-HWY 189 or US HWY 191 is along one of the greatest migrations in North America.&nbsp; Each fall and spring, 300-400 Pronghorn migrate 170 miles from their summer birthing grounds in Grand Teton National Park to their winter grounds in Pinedale, Wyoming.&nbsp; This great migration, named by biologists as the “Path of the Pronghorn” is remarkable and one of the last long-distance animal migrations in the world.</p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 17:12:50 +0000 Visit Pinedale 42786 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Pronghorn & Fremont Lake - Pinedale Researches Study The Effect Of Wind Turbines On Wildlife http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/researches-study-effect-wind-turbines-wildlife <p>Researchers at the University of Wyoming are trying to figure out how wind turbines affect antelope and elk. They&rsquo;ve collared dozens of animals near the town of Medicine Bow and are tracking their movements over the course of several years.</p><p>Jeff Beck, who teaches ecosystem science and management, is overseeing the study. He says pronghorn tend to stay away from certain man-made structures &hellip; but wind farms are a relatively new phenomenon.</p> Thu, 12 Jan 2012 00:42:35 +0000 Willow Belden 17957 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Researches Study The Effect Of Wind Turbines On Wildlife