24 2023, 03

SCLT releases Sheridan County Drought Planner to help ranchers and ag producers navigate stress, challenges during droughts

2023-03-24T16:00:37-06:00March 24th, 2023|Conservation, Recent News, Water|

Download a Drought Planner as a Word document Download a Drought Planner as a PDF file Without a proper plan in place, Mother Nature’s driest days could leave many of Sheridan County’s ranchers and ag producers underwater. That’s [...]

18 2022, 11

For volunteers, there’s something for everyone

2022-11-18T09:18:16-07:00November 18th, 2022|Community, Community Initiatives, Conservation, Event, Historic Preservation, Recent News, Recreation, Trails, Volunteering, Water|

Since our inception, SCLT wouldn’t be able to serve our community if our community didn’t serve alongside us. While trails may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about volunteering with SCLT, as SCLT responds to [...]

18 2022, 11

Volunteers help wildlife move more easily thanks to successes of four friendly fencing projects

2022-11-18T09:13:52-07:00November 18th, 2022|Conservation, Recent News|

The summer sun was shining bright in the foothills along Pass Creek on a Saturday morning in late August as a group of volunteers worked to swiftly strip nearly three-quarters of a mile of barbed-fence off its posts. Just behind, [...]

5 2022, 10

SCLT releases first Sheridan County Water Supply Report

2022-10-05T12:56:04-06:00October 5th, 2022|Conservation, Recent News, Water|

The Sheridan Community Land Trust has released its first Sheridan County Water Supply Report. The report contains the latest information about water availability, streamflow, snowpack, drought, soil moisture, and water supply forecasts for the Tongue and Powder Rivers. “This report [...]

17 2022, 05

Don’t fence me in: Schiffer School students help make Bridges West more friendly for wildlife

2022-05-17T15:48:15-06:00May 17th, 2022|Community, Community Initiatives, Conservation, Recent News, Volunteering|

Students and staff of the John C. Schiffer Collaborative School must have had Cole Porter on their mind in early May as they turned strand after strand of barbed wire loose under western skies – Bridges West-ern skies that is. [...]

6 2022, 05

Volunteer Fence Removal & BBQ at Thorne-Rider Youth Camp is May 21

2022-05-06T08:51:29-06:00May 6th, 2022|Conservation, Event, Events, Volunteering|

The Sheridan Community Land Trust and Youth, Inc., are inviting the public to a volunteer fence removal field day and BBQ at the Thorne-Rider Youth Camp in Story on Saturday, May 21, beginning at 1 p.m. Volunteers will help remove [...]

1 2022, 03

Wide open spaces are good for the heart…and integral to Sheridan County’s identity

2022-03-01T08:27:55-07:00March 1st, 2022|Conservation, Recent News|

“Wide open spaces are good for the heart.” It’s a quote I saw tied to a social media ad schlepping some pair of boots I don’t need on a holiday I couldn’t care less about. The image was evocative. A [...]

23 2022, 02

SCLT earns national recognition as an accredited land trust

2022-02-23T08:45:42-07:00February 23rd, 2022|Conservation, Recent News|

Strong Commitment to Public Trust and Conservation Excellence One thing that unites us as a nation is land: Americans strongly support saving the open spaces they love. Since 2006, Sheridan Community Land Trust has been doing just that for the [...]

17 2021, 12

Meghan Kent joins SCLT as first-ever Conservation Program Manager

2021-12-17T16:32:10-07:00December 17th, 2021|Conservation, Recent News|

More families throughout Sheridan County will be able to explore what conservation options are right for their land now that Meghan Kent has joined the team as Sheridan Community Land Trust’s (SCLT) first-ever Conservation Program Manager. “This is an important [...]

7 2021, 12

Mitzel’s dream of keeping the family ranch in the family possible with the help of a voluntary conservation agreement

2021-12-07T14:37:33-07:00December 7th, 2021|Conservation, Recent News|

“It had always been my dream to own and operate an agricultural operation and when the opportunity came to purchase the family ranch I had to find a way to make it happen.” Mike Mitzel’s dream is a dream shared [...]

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