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High School Students Help Restore Montana Sagebrush

July 12, 2018

Partners come together — including youth field crews — to improve working lands for wildlife in southwest Montana.

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The Soda Fire burned nearly 280,000 acres of sagebrush country in Idaho and Oregon. Photo: BLM IdahoSage Whiz Quiz | How Are Weeds Linked To Wildfire?

July 2, 2018

Take this quiz to test your knowledge of how invasive annual grasses are linked to wildfires in the West!

NEW Story Map Highlights Rural Communities & Positive Partnerships

June 28, 2018

Check out this new story map that highlights the people working together across sagebrush rangeland to protect the places that matter to them.

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BLM Land Soda Fire Restoration stop -BLM’s public land work with ranchers, agency, and non-government partners pays dividends in successful cross boundary restorationLessons & Photos from SGI’s 8th Annual Workshop: Combating Wildfire & Weeds

June 18, 2018

The 2018 SGI field tour and presentations focused on cooperative, science-based conservation that’s working to thwart fire and invasives in sagebrush country.

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fire engulfs sagebrush near Roosevelt WA - AP Photo/Don Ryan, FileNEW REPORT: Recommendations For Reducing The Spread Of Weeds & Wildfire

June 13, 2018

New report pinpoints gaps in combatting invasive grasses and wildfires across vast sagebrush rangelands in the western U.S. 

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Robin Laakso (right) and Oleg Katsitadze (left) are conservation-minded individuals at the Cornelia B. Ranch in Crook County, Oregon.#FridaysOnTheFarm: Restoring Sagebrush Country With ‘Modern Wildfire’

June 8, 2018

Through the Sage Grouse Initiative (SGI), private landowners across Eastern Oregon are volunteering to perform proactive conservation treatments on their rangeland to promote healthy habitat for sage grouse and other wildlife.

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Volunteers participated in a hands-on training day to learn how to install simple rock structures that improve natural water storage and restore wet habitat. Photo: Brianna RandallStarter Guide For Healing Degraded Meadows With Hand-Built Structures In Sagebrush Country

June 4, 2018

New NRCS Technical Note provides a case study from Colorado’s Gunnison Basin to help partners replicate cost-effective watershed restoration techniques.

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Wildfire and Weeds: 5 Things Ranchers Should Know

May 29, 2018

Here is what you should know about invasive weeds–which lead to wildfires out West–and how to combat them.

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