Did you know that only 14% of WyoFile subscribers support our work with a donation? Member donations are what make our reporting possible. Will you consider a membership donation to help sustain WyoFile reporting?

$
$
$

Your contribution is appreciated.

You're as obsessed with the facts as we are!

Subscribe to our free newsletter and get the latest stories straight to your inbox every Tuesday.

Posted inagricultureEnvironmentFeaturedNatural Resourceswildlife

EPA backs Bighorn Forest’s plan for aerial herbicide spraying

Aerial spraying of chemicals — including one banned in Europe —  to kill sagebrush and invasive plants appears to be “the most-reasonable option” for the Bighorn National Forest to meet range and habitat goals, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says. The EPA made its comments on the national forest’s proposal to kill mountain big sagebrush, […]