AMK Ranch Talk to Focus on Wind River Indian Reservation Wildlife
June 21, 2011 — The story of the first wildlife biologist to work on the Wind River Indian Reservation is the topic for the summer seminar series Thursday, June 23, at the University of Wyoming-National Park Service (UW-NPS) Research Center. The center is located at the AMK Ranch in Grand Teton National Park.
Bruce Smith, who spent most of his 30-year federal career managing wildlife populations on the Wind River Indian Reservation and the National Elk Refuge, will discuss "Wildlife of the Wind: The Landmark Restoration of wildlife on the Wind River Indian Reservation," at 6:30 p.m. at the AMK Ranch, north of Leeks Marina.
A barbecue will be held at 5:30 p.m. with a $5 per person fee; reservations are not required. For more information, call the UW-NPS Center at (307) 543-2463.
The UW-NPS Research Center provides a base for university faculty members and governmental scientists from throughout North America to conduct research in the diverse aquatic and terrestrial environments of Grand Teton National Park and the Greater Yellowstone Area.