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Many partners made onservation projects possible on the Stoebeckis ranch, including the NRCS-led Sage Grouse Initiative.New Nevada Agreement Paves The Way For Landscape-Scale Conservation

October 18, 2018

Public and private partners in Nevada sign a landmark agreement that leverages funding across state, federal, and private property to accelerate sagebrush conservation.

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Low-Tech Riparian And Meadow Restoration Keeps Rangelands Greener Longer

October 8, 2018

New research shows low-tech restoration methods increased vegetation productivity by 25% and kept plants greener longer, resulting in greater resiliency.

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

September 28, 2018

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

cows and sage grouse hens sharing wet meadow ken miracleNEW SCIENCE | Middle Ground Found On The Range

September 27, 2018

New research shows grazing access to public lands in the western U.S. can be good for ranching and wildlife.

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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

Watch the On-Demand Replay!

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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