Home » Jackson Hole » Currently Reading:

River Ambassador Takes Up His Post

July 8, 2013 Jackson Hole No Comments
Pistono

The Snake River Fund has made it possible for River Ambassador Jay Pistono to return this year to the river’s Wilson-South Park stretch to greet visitors, educate boaters and do what he can to help ease congestion during times of heavy use at the Wilson and South Park boat ramps. Funding for the position comes from grants provided by the Bureau of Land Management and Wyoming Game and Fish Department.  Pistono answers questions about fishing and river flows, helps boaters unload heavy rafts, helps dories launch and land, inspects boat hulls for invasive species, takes water temperature measurements, directs buses in turning around, helps find lost items and logs statistics about user volumes.  Snake River Fund officials announced that this year, Pistono will have some help on the busier days from Volunteer Eliot Neal of the Snake River Fund.

Comment on this Article:

LOST CREEK RANCH AND SPA WEBCAM

Quake List

Archive

Weather Alerts

Wyoming News

  • Not all bad news in judge’s decision to relist wolves - September 30, 2014
    U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson handed down a ruling last week that removed wolves from Wyoming control and put them back under the protection of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. That ruling put an end to hunting wolves anywhere in the state, whether they’re in the trophy game area in the northwestern corner […]
  • The king of upland game birds is a worthy opponent - September 29, 2014
    Ruffed grouse hunters in the parts of the country where the birds are hunted heavily might flush 60 birds in one day, see six, get shots at four and come home with two. They consider that an average day. The birds are not easy to see, even when you know where they are. If you […]
  • Warm Through Saturday, Cooler Weather Arrives Sunday - September 26, 2014
    High pressure continues to be the main weather feature across much of the state today.  Expect abundant sunshine and mainly dry conditions for central and eastern portions of the state, but there could be isolated showers and thunderstorms in far western Wyoming.  Temperatures will remain very warm to hot and about 15-20 degrees above average.  […]
  • CSNN High School Football Game of the Week [AUDIO] - September 26, 2014
    It’s a chance for a pair of 1A teams to prove themselves on the field.  Our Cowboy State News Network high school football game of the week makes a stop at “Yoder Dame” today.  Number four Southeast hosts third-ranked Lingle tonight.  The Cyclones have owned the series recently, but the Doggers are off to a […]

National and World News

The Latest RSS Items

  • No items found in feed URL: http://feeds.feedburner.com/StefaniasBlog?format=xml. You requested 5 items.
  • powered by RSS Just Better 1.3 plugin