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Meet Michael Brown, Our New Field Capacity Coordinator — Helping People Make Big Things Happen

October 20, 2016

What does ‘field capacity’ mean when it comes to protecting and restoring sagebrush habitat? SGI’s newest core staff member, Michael Brown, explains the important role of people and partners in making a landscape-scale difference in the West.

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people sagebrush ranchersLatest Report Shows Promising Progress To Protect The Sagebrush Sea

August 9, 2016

This latest report chronicles the results from April through June across 11 western states, including collaborative efforts to conserve over 2.8 million acres of habitat for sage grouse by: 1) improving rangeland, 2) reducing bird moralities from fence collisions, and 3) removing encroaching conifers.

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sage grouse initiativeJOB ANNOUNCEMENT | Sage Grouse Initiative Field Capacity Coordinator

July 18, 2016

Join the team working to cooperatively conserve sage grouse on private rangelands in 11 western states! Applications due July 31.

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A few of SGI's Strategic Watershed Action Team get their hands dirty to test the soil in eastern Montana.Getting Our Hands Dirty at the 6th Annual Sage Grouse Initiative Workshop Tour

July 6, 2016

Last week, range managers, ecologists, and wildlife biologists gathered in Montana to learn from landowners what works for the bird and the herd. Check out the photo story here!

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Job Announcement | Range and Wildlife Conservationist in South Dakota

March 29, 2016

Join the Sage Grouse Initiative’s field team to provide range and wildlife technical assistance, and to help agriculture producers and landowners implement Farm Bill conservation programs that benefit wildlife and communities.

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Marcella Fremgan, Courtesy of Boise State UniversityPartnerships on the Range Continue to Accelerate Conservation

February 2, 2016

Our team of dedicated and enthusiastic range conservationists, wildlife biologists, and natural resource specialists make a difference for landowners and for wildlife across the West. Read the impressive tally of on-the-ground results from the SGI field team.

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warner valley in oregon - sage grouse habitat conservationistJob Announcement | Sage Grouse Habitat Conservationist Position in Oregon

January 27, 2016

SGI is looking for qualified, motivated people who are passionate about working with private, agricultural landowners to restore and protect sage grouse habitat in eastern Oregon. Read the job description here.

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lara fondow sgi range ecologistIdaho: SGI Range & Wildlife Conservationist Lara Fondow Enjoys Working With Birds & People

March 9, 2015

Lara Fondow enjoys working with birds and people. That’s why she currently works as a Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Sage Grouse Initiative (SGI) Range and Wildlife Conservationist in Rexburg.

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