OFFICE OF GOVERNOR MATT MEAD
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Ph. (307) 777-7437
December 11, 2013
******FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE******
The Governor’s Task Force on Forests to Meet Next Week
CHEYENNE, Wyo. – Governor Matt Mead’s Task Force on Forests will meet in Cheyenne on December 18-20. The group is made up of representatives of state, local government and federal government, industry, conservation groups, and forest users. Governor Mead has asked for Task Force recommendations by the fall of 2014.
Next week’s meeting will take place in room B-24 in the Hathaway Building. On December 18 and 19 the Task Force will meet from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. On December 20 the meeting is scheduled from 8:00 a.m. to noon.
The general charge for the Task Force is to develop strategies, recommendations and measurable actions that the State of Wyoming in conjunction with federal and private partners, can implement.
For more information about the Task Force and to learn about future meetings please visit the Ruckelshaus Institute website.