WPR News
10:43 am
Mon March 14, 2005

Game and Fish Property Renamed

Casper, WY – A state wildlife unit has been renamed asA state wildlife unit has been renamed as a memorial for two renowned researchers who died in a car-crash late last year. Tom Thorne and Beth Williams spent many years researching wildlife diseases at the Game and Fish Department's Sybille Wildlife Research and Conservation Unit near Wheatland. Game and Fish personnel decided the best way to honor them was to rename the facility the Tom Thorne-Beth Williams Wildlife Research Center.