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WEBINAR – Capitalizing On Strategic Opportunities To Reduce Cheatgrass: Examples From The Field

April 18, 2018

When: Wednesday April 25, 2018  |  12:30 PM – 1:30 PM MST

Hosts: Great Basin Fire Science Exchange, Sage Grouse Initiative,USDA-NRCS, BLM, USDA-ARS, and USFS

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CONFERENCE – Sage and Columbian Sharp-Tailed Grouse Workshop

April 10, 2018

When: June 18 – 21, 2018

Where: Billings, Montana

Host: Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies

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Over 100 sage grouse congregate on a lek in Colorado to mate. Photo: Julio MuleroWatch Sage Grouse Mating Dance Live On This Lek Cam

April 4, 2018

Live-stream feisty dance moves from our favorite bird every morning through mid May via this wildlife camera!

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WEBINAR – Grazing To Maintain Perennial Bunchgrasses And Reduce Exotic Annuals

April 2, 2018

When: Wednesday April 11, 2018  |  12:30 PM – 1:30 PM MST

Hosts: Great Basin Fire Science Exchange, Sage Grouse Initiative,USDA-NRCS, BLM, USDA-ARS, and USFS

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herbicides for cheatgrassWEBINAR – Herbicides Cheatgrass Control: What Works?

March 26, 2018

When: Weds, April 4 2018  |  12:30 PM – 1:30 PM MST

Hosts: Great Basin Fire Science Exchange, Sage Grouse Initiative,USDA-NRCS, BLM, USDA-ARS, and USFS

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SGI scientist Brady Allred explains how free, online landscape-level data informs conservation decisions for sage grouse.Harnessing Technology Improves Conservation Effectiveness

March 20, 2018

Innovative Web App increases conservation effectiveness on working lands in the American West by matching the right practices to the right places using emerging science and technology.

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The Sceirine family has run a successful ranching business for three generations. Photo: ESLTCalifornia Ranchers Safeguard Agriculture and Sage Grouse Habitat

March 14, 2018

A conservation easement funded in part by the NRCS-led Sage Grouse Initiative will protect some of the best habitat in California for mule deer, waterfowl, migratory songbirds, and sage grouse.

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Combatting Cheatgrass On Private Ranch Lands In Wyoming Benefits Sage Grouse

March 13, 2018

Learn how Wyoming landowner DeWitt Morris is working with the NRCS-led Sage Grouse Initiative to create a model for other ranchers on how to thwart invasive cheatgrass on Mountain Springs Ranch.

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