State of the Birds Features Sage Grouse Initiative

July 1, 2013

The Sage Grouse Initiative is featured on page 16-17 of State of the Birds – Birds on Private Lands and our photographs appear throughout. We are also highlighted in the Foreword. Please see the press release (on the above website) and download the landmark report. Share widely.

Contact: Tim Griffiths, SGI National Coordinator, NRCS: 406.587.6812 or

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.