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20 10, 2017

Weekly Newsletter – 10/20/17

By | 2017-10-20T15:37:45+00:00 October 20th, 2017|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , |

Issues Dunes sagebrush lizard causing problems for Texas sand miners. A thin, three-inch long lizard, the dunes sagebrush lizard, inhabits one particular type of sand found in Texas’ Permian Basin – a region that supplies more than 20 percent of [...]

6 10, 2017

Weekly Newsletter – 10/6/17

By | 2017-10-06T16:05:14+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , , |

Issues Department of Interior makes sweeping changes to sage-grouse conservation and management plans. The Interior Department lifted a mining ban on Greater sage-grouse habitat in Western states this week, “formally nixing a nearly two-year environmental impact statement evaluating the withdrawal [...]

16 06, 2017

Weekly Newsletter – 6/16/ 17

By | 2017-06-16T20:28:55+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Categories: Newsletters|Tags: , , , , , |

Issues Western leaders assess Zinke’s sage grouse plan. In the wake of Sec. Zinke’s recent secretarial order on sage grouse conservation, officials across the country have begun to weigh in on the potential effects of the order on the species. In [...]