“It works!” officials posted on Facebook. “Thanks to the Utah Department of Transportation and Utah State University for monitoring the Parley Canyon Wild Overpass this year. As you can see, the overpass for the second year successfully helped wildlife migrate safely along the busy 80th Interstate Line and helped motorists. safer too. Please keep this overpass away. Thank you! “
The overpass is full of rocks, boulders and logs, which is a welcome alternative to wildlife for the six lanes of I-80 traffic.
“We are seeing results and it is an unexpected success to see the results so early,” he said in 2019.
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