Mead Applauds Wyoming Range Announcement

Mead Applauds Wyoming Range Announcement

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead was in Jackson Friday, where he helped announce the agreement between Plains Exploration and Production Company and the Trust for Public Land to sell its oil and gas leases on 58,000 acres of land in the Hoback Basin of the Wyoming Range.

In a media release issued by the Governor's Office, it states that the Trust for Public Land is currently working to raise the additional funds needed to complete the transaction by December 31st. The organization has received pledges and donations in the amount of $4.5 million. They must raise an additional $4.25 million by the end of the year.

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