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Sagebrush landscape including a green riparian ribbon in Montana. Credit: iStockSage Whiz Quiz | Water In The West

September 24, 2018

Test your knowledge about precious wet habitat on America’s arid western rangelands!

New Technology For Landowners And Resource Managers Revolutionizes Rangeland Monitoring

September 18, 2018

by Justin Fritscher, NRCS | New free app provides the first-ever vegetation cover maps for rangelands from the Great Plains to the Pacific Ocean.

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WEBINAR | Rangeland Analysis Platform: Introducing a free, online tool to help manage and monitor western rangelands

September 12, 2018

When:  Tuesday Sep 25, 2018 | 10 -11 AM MST

Host: USDA NRCS Science and Technology

Click here to join!

Running The Ranch

August 30, 2018

By Tim Griffiths | Pickup trucks, working dogs, cowboy hats, and running shoes. These were the diverse sights this past Saturday at the Montana Ranch Run.

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What Is Low-Tech Stream Restoration?

August 27, 2018

River expert Joe Wheaton explains how simple, cost-effective, hand-built structures are helping repair streams across the West.

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Meet Leah Mori: Helping Ranchers Weather Wildfire Storms in Nevada’s Sagebrush Sea

August 20, 2018

This story features Leah Mori, a soil conservation technician in Winnemucca, Nevada, who is combating the twin threats of wildfire and weeds.

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Range Conservation Across Continents: What Australia and America Have In Common

August 6, 2018

Field tour in Wyoming illustrates how voluntary conservation strategies working on behalf of America’s sage grouse can also help Australia’s plains-wanderer.

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#ConservationRoadtrip | Taking No-Till To The Next Level

July 30, 2018

With help from NRCS, Montana rancher returns cropland to permanent grasses and forbs to provide forage for livestock and sage grouse.

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