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photo side by side of gunnison and greater sage grouseAsk An Expert: What’s The Difference Between Gunnison And Greater Sage-Grouse?

September 28, 2016

Did you know that Gunnison sage-grouse have longer ponytails than greater sage-grouse? Learn more about the differences between the two species from expert Marcella Fremgen, a private lands range ecologist in Colorado.

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one-year-sgi-anniversary-tw-1Tracking Success – 2016 Report | Maintaining Momentum To Conserve Sagebrush Country

September 22, 2016

As the Sage Grouse Initiative finishes our 6th year, we are proud to be a model for how to enhance working lands and wildlife. Check out our “Tracking Success – 2016 Report” to see what SGI accomplished this past year.

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SGI Logo - SQUAREJob Announcement | SGI Communications Coordinator

September 21, 2016

The Sage Grouse Initiative is seeking proposals from qualified candidates for the Communications Coordinator position. Proposals due Oct. 5.

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cheap and cheerful restorationSGI Workshop Explores ‘Cheap and Cheerful’ Riparian Restoration to Benefit Wildlife and Ranchers

September 15, 2016

At a recent SGI-sponsored workshop, practitioners from around the West learned from beavers about how to heal streams and store water longer on the range. See the photos and read more.

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by Brianna Randall about the Sage Grouse InitaitiveA Special Recipe For Saving Sage Grouse | Wildlife Photographic Magazine Feature

September 13, 2016

by Brianna Randall | This multi-media story about the Sage Grouse Initiative is the feature in the new issue of Wildlife Photographic Magazine. Learn more about SGI’s priorities and practices in the story.

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wood river land trust sgi featured friendFeatured Friend: Wood River Land Trust

September 8, 2016

In Idaho’s sage grouse country, unique partnerships are protecting precious open spaces. The Wood River Land Trust is spearheading collaborative and creative projects that benefit birds as well as a host of sagebrush-dependent wildlife.

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SGI Logo - SQUAREJob Announcement: SGI Range and Wildlife Conservationist

September 1, 2016

The Sage Grouse Initiative is seeking a range and wildlife conservationist. This position, based in Marsing, Idaho, will be an employee of Pheasants Forever. Applications due September 16, 2016.

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NAVHDA members Dean Orosz of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, and Dean Stainberg of Redding, California, hang fence markers near a sage grouse lek, outside of Wisdom, Montana (Photo Tom Heely)New Report: Fence Markers Work To Prevent Sage Grouse Collisions

August 30, 2016

A new report released by the Bird Conservancy of the Rockies — and funded by an NRCS Conservation Innovation Grant — is the first study aimed at evaluating the efficacy of using different fence markers to prevent birds from colliding with fences in sagebrush country.

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