MOOSE, Wyo. — The public comment period for the bighorn sheep winter habitat protection environmental assessment has been extended an additional 30 days, announced Grand Teton National Park yesterday.

The park encourages the public to comment on the proposed actions by June 20, 2022.

“We appreciate the public’s interest in this process,” said Grand Teton National Park Superintendent Chip Jenkins. “We look forward to continuing these conversations together on how best to protect bighorn sheep in the Teton Range, while still providing for winter activities like backcountry skiing.”

Comments must be submitted here. The public comment website is not equipped to accept attachments. Should commenters wish to provide an attachment to further demonstrate or support their comment, they should:

  • First, submit public comment via the website above and clarify that they will also be submitting an attachment to be included with their comment.
  • All attachments should be emailed to GRTE_Public_Affairs_Office@nps.gov.
  • Ensure they are using the same name and email address used for their online public comment so the attachment will be associated with the corresponding comment.
  • Note that emailed attachments without public comments submitted to the website above will not be accepted.

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Caroline Chapman is a Community News Reporter. She enjoys reading non-fiction, skiing, hiking, and playing piano in her downtime. Her favorite aspect about living in Jackson is the genuine admiration that Wyomingites share for the land and the life that it sustains.