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Special Events

  • Wild Iris Benefit

    April 27, 2018

    Celebrate the season at Wild Iris Mountain Sports' annual Spring Fling Fundraiser. This year the event, sponsored by this local Lander business, will benefit The Nature Conservancy in Wyoming! Join us for games, snacks, and prizes and you’ll be helping our cons... Learn more

  • Lander Garden Expo

    Lander High School
    April 14, 2018

    Love to garden or just putter in the backyard? The Garden Expo is for you. It is a family-friendly event geared toward folks that enjoy gardening, being in their backyards or getting outdoors. This free event will feature workshops like growing vegetables in Wyoming,... Learn more

  • Crow Creek Cleanup

    May 05, 2018

    Come give Mother Nature a hand with her spring cleaning by helping clean up a section of Crow Creek near Cheyenne. It won’t be glamorous, but you’ll feel great about helping to restore this stretch of creek right in your own backyard. Norm... Learn more

  • Antelope Dash 2018

    Curt Gowdy State Park near Laramie/Cheyenne
    August 25, 2018

    The Antelope Dash is a rugged Wyoming trail run through Curt Gowdy State Park. You'll wind through stands of aspen and pines, over rolling hills along a winding trail. Challenge yourself with either a 4-mile or 8-mile run.  Join the Wyoming Chapter staff on the ... Learn more

  • Challenge for Charities

    July 04, 2018

    Kick off the Fourth by showing your support for local nonprofits at the annual Lander Half Marathon and 5K races. You can choose to run or walk, either way, your participation can help the Conservancy receive matching funds from the Lander Community Founda... Learn more

  • BioBlitz 2018

    Tensleep Preserve
    June 22, 2018 - June 24, 2018

    This year’s BioBlitz is at the Conservancy’s Tensleep Preserve a wonderland of forests, cliffs and grassland. This family-friendly event is a weekend-long exploration of the nature of the preserve. Teams made up of novices to experts join force... Learn more

  • Wild West River Fest

    August 17, 2018 - August 19, 2018

    Paddle, fish, or just enjoy a beautiful day in the fresh air – there are fun activities for the entire family. The main goal is to celebrate the beauty and natural value of the Shoshone River. Activities include a fishing tournament, free concert, ga... Learn more

  • Butterfly Count

    Sinks Canyon and Red Canyon Ranch Preserve
    June 15, 2018

    We’ll supply the nets, you bring sharp eyes to spot these fluttering beauties. It’s fun for all ages. As usual, we’ll split the day between Red Canyon Ranch and Sinks Canyon. More info to come. Normal 0 false false ... Learn more

  • Heart Mountain Community Hike

    Heart Mountain Ranch Preserve near Cody/Powell
    June 02, 2018

    A walk up the Heart Mountain trail is always an adventure with many plants beginning to bloom and wildlife sightings are common. You could choose a leisurely pace or shoot for the summit. This is a great time to learn what makes Heart Mountain Ranch such a... Learn more

  • Popo Agie Watershed Forum

    Lander Community and Convention Center
    March 22, 2018 - March 23, 2018

    Do you want clean water to drink? Do you enjoy playing in the river? Do you Irrigate? Do you fish? If you are interested in helping address today's water challenges, you are invited to join us for this watershed forum.  Thursday: March 22nd 5:30-7:00 pmHeavy A... Learn more

  • Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

    Various locations
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    Your time and talents are needed! Besides our list of volunteer days and events, there are ongoing opportunities to help that will be posted to this site as they arise. Office volunteers: 80% of our protection work happens indoors. Office volunteers make a huge diffe... Learn more

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