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Western Working Lands Snapshot | Western Meadowlarks

November 19, 2019

Our second Western Working Lands Snapshot post features the western meadowlark. This pretty bird has one of the sweetest calls in the West.

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Low tech riparian restoration hits the ground in Idaho

November 6, 2019

In Idaho, low-tech stream restoration is taking off, thanks in part, to SGI’s workshops and education efforts.

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Job Posting: Research Scientist Positions at University of Montana and University of Nebraska-Lincoln

October 25, 2019

University of Montana and University of Nebraska-Lincoln are each hiring a research scientist to study ecological and economic outcomes of conservation investments for sustaining western rangelands.

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Sage Whiz Quiz | Pronghorn

October 25, 2019

Test your knowledge of pronghorn, one of the most iconic residents of the sagebrush sea.

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Field technicians find radio-collared sage grouse hens using telemetry. Photo by Kenton Rowe.Quantifying Outcomes Improves Conservation Effectiveness

October 8, 2019

Since 2012, Working Lands for Wildlife has partnered with the Conservation Effects Assessment Project to co-produce 37 peer-reviewed studies that measure conservation outcomes, build accountability, and improve conservation effectiveness across the West.

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Grass and SkyWestern Working Lands Snapshot | Grasslands

September 24, 2019

Join us for a new series focused on the natural history, wildlife, and people on the West’s working lands. This innagural post focuses on grasslands.

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fire engulfs sagebrush near Roosevelt WA - AP Photo/Don Ryan, FileCutting to the Chase: Long-Term Success of Conifer Removal Depends on Both Cutting and Burning

September 10, 2019

Ask an Expert | How to use cutting and burning to most effectively restore sagebrush ecosystems experiencing conifer encroachment.

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CONFERENCE – The Wildlife Society and the American Fisheries Society 2019 Conference

August 27, 2019

The Wildlife Society and the American Fisheries Society have teamed up for their annual conference in Reno, NV, September 26 – October 3, 2019. Be sure to join Working Lands for Wildlife’s full-day symposium on October 3rd.

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