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Sage Advice for Managers: A new, collaborative science framework for conservation and restoration of the sagebrush biome

Documents and Media Posted on: May 02, 2019
The two-part Science Framework for Conservation and Restoration of the Sagebrush Biome published by the U.S. Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station is a new, multi-scale approach to management of sagebrush ecosystems. The product of an extensive collaboration between State and Federal agencies and universities, it employs science on ecological resilience to disturbance and resistance to invasive species (like cheatgrass), along with Greater sage-grouse habitat requirements, to improve conservation planning and help prioritize management actions. Document Type: Other Documents

Sex in the Sagebrush: Genetics and Greater Sage-Grouse Leks

Documents and Media Posted on: May 08, 2018
Recently published work from scientists at the Rocky Mountain Research Station (RMRS) may help protect the greater sage-grouse habitat and their ability to reproduce. Document Type: Other Documents

USDA Forest Service Sage-Grouse Conservation Science Strategy

Publications Posted on: July 13, 2015
Numerous federal and state agencies, research institutions and stakeholders have undertaken tremendous conservation and research efforts across 11 States in the western United States to reduce threats to Greater Sage-Grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus) and sagebrush (Artemisia spp) habitats. In 2010, the U.S.