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Global warming is real despite bad winter weather, snow.  Here's why.

Global warming is real despite bad winter weather, snow. Here’s why.

The cold, wintry weather could make global warming seem less of a threat or a joke. But cold winters still occur as the planet warms. The data shows how winters are getting warmer, but that doesn’t completely make the cold weather go away. Winter storms are rolling over the United States, snow is piling up, …

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29 Wyoming Wildlife Habitat Management Areas close each winter to minimize stress on animals, forage

29 Wyoming Wildlife Habitat Management Areas close each winter to minimize stress on animals, forage

CASPER, Wyo. – Winter closures are implemented annually in 29 of Wyoming’s wildlife habitat management areas to protect animals and their wintering grounds, according to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department. “Seasonal closures are essential to minimize disturbance causing stress to overwintering deer, elk, bighorn sheep and other wildlife,” said Ray Bredehoft, habitat and access …

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