SGI November E-News Roundup

November 20, 2013

November may be a slower time for sage grouse activity as the birds migrate and settle in to their wintering sagebrush favorite habitats, but it’s a busy month for the Sage Grouse Initiative. Check out our two E-News for a quick roundup:

November 20th E-News:

  • Eastern Sierra Land Trust- Featured Friend
  • Partner Power- The SGI Conservation Paradigm Thrives on it
  • Nature Conservancy Magazine Showcases Montana’s Matador Ranch
  • Grass Banking and Sage Grouse Initiative – a Promising Match

November 8th E-News:

  • SGI Projects Converge on the Utah-Colorado border
  • SGI Field Team Chalks up a Million Acres+ Worth of Success
  • Montana Outdoors Cover Story on Saving Sage Grouse
  • Pheasants Forever National Board Tracks Sage Grouse on Idaho Ranch

(photo on Matador Ranch, by Ami Vitale, from TNC article)

The Sage Grouse Initiative is a partnership-based, science-driven effort that uses voluntary incentives to proactively conserve America’s western rangelands, wildlife, and rural way of life. This initiative is part of Working Lands For Wildlife, which is led by USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service.