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OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAColorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust: Viewing Sage Grouse on Conserved Ranch Inspires Staff

April 20, 2015

Seeing sage grouse inspires the Colorado Cattlemen’s Agricultural Land Trust —a Sage Grouse Initiative partner. CCALT has protected more than 45,000 acres of sage grouse habitat on working ranches.

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McEwan_Sage-Grouse-news-postApril 16 SGI E-News: Rounding Up Conservation Results

April 16, 2015

Read our April 16 Sage Grouse E-News Here: Rounding Up Conservation Results – WGA report, Remote Sensing & Lesser Prairie-Chicken Initiative

Sage Grouse & Cows by Jane ElliottCollaborative Approach to Sage Grouse Conservation Across the States

April 15, 2015

Capital Press article tells the story of proactive conservation underway for the sage grouse, with an emphasis on Oregon’s conservation successes for the bird.

ATV with ORC taking range photosNew Science to Solutions Report: High-Resolution Maps Sharpen Focus On Sage Grouse Habitat

April 13, 2015

This new Science to Solutions report explains how a new technique called Earth Sense Technology (EST) is a cost-effective way to assesses range conditions throughout the West, and how it can help manage vegetation for the benefit of sage grouse and livestock.

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LPCIwebsiteLesser Prairie-Chicken Initiative Unveils Important Website

April 9, 2015

The Sage Grouse Initiative encourages all who appreciate wildlife & proactive conservation to take a close look at a terrific new website for the Lesser Prairie-Chicken Initiative.

WGAreport402Western Governors’ Association Releases Major Sage Grouse Conservation Report

April 2, 2015

Western Governors’ Association report: Sage grouse conservation is producing historic results at local, state, regional and federal levels, with more commitments ahead.

Torrey Creek Road Mule Deer Buck-Scott Copeland 402-creditedNew SGI Science to Solutions Report: Sage Grouse Conservation Benefits Migratory Mule Deer

March 31, 2015

Sage grouse habitat conservation protects critical habitat for mule deer, according to a study highlighted in the newest Sage Grouse Initiative Science to Solutions publication, “Sage Grouse Conservation Benefits Migratory Mule Deer.”

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fulstones-RGJNevada Ranchers Take Proactive Measures in Bi-State as Listing Date Approaches: Reno Gazette Journal article

March 30, 2015

The Natural Resources Conservation Service-led Sage Grouse Initiative is part of a major proactive conservation effort, providing pinyon-juniper removal funding to help the Fulstone ranching family featured in this Reno Gazette Journal story.