• Red cliffs descend into the water of Bighorn Canyon

    Bighorn Canyon

    National Recreation Area MT,WY

August 8th Talk Added

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Date: June 23, 2013
Contact: Shawn Williams, 307-548-5406

On August 8th, Charles R. Preston, PhD will be presenting a program entitled Realm of the Golden Eagles: The Changing Face of Sagebrush-steppe in the American West. Mr. Preston will discuss the long term Golden Eagle nesting ecology research project in the Bighorn Basin. The presentation will be held at the Cal S. Taggart Visitor Center in Lovell, Wyoming at 7 PM.

Did You Know?

Yellowtail dam and power plant, photo by K. Schwab

The power plant at the base of the Yellowtail Dam in Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area has the capacity to produce 250,000 kilowatts of hydroelectricity. The United States gets 5.7% of its total electricity needs from hydroelectric sources. More...