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December 12, 2014
Flap over sage grouse spurs Congress to intervene
BILLINGS, Montana (AP) — Congress is poised to make an end-run around the Endangered Species Act with a legislative rider on a massive spending bill that would delay protections for several struggling bird populations in the Western U.S. The rider blocks the Interior Department...
December 12, 2014 - 1:32am
December 4, 2014
Bird's fate shaping energy development in US West
SARATOGA, Wyo. (AP) — Efforts to conserve a struggling species of grouse that ranges across the Western U.S. are having far-reaching effects on the region's energy industry as the Obama administration decides whether the bird needs more protections. Sales of leases on...
December 4, 2014 - 7:18pm
September 30, 2014
Sagebrush habitat fuels $1B in recreation spending
By Scott Sonner RENO, Nev. (AP) — Visitors to federal rangelands with significant tracts of sagebrush pumped about $1 billion into the economy in 11 Western states last year, according to a study released Tuesday by advocates of protecting sage grouse across the region. The...
September 30, 2014 - 5:04pm
June 22, 2014
Feds to help keep sage grouse off threatened list
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Obama administration is launching an effort to accelerate protection of sage grouse along the California-Nevada line with $31 million in spending through 2024 to help ranchers and others improve habitat in what one top offi cial says may be the best, last chance...
June 22, 2014 - 10:27pm
April 30, 2014
Feds spend $236M to help landowners protect grouse
In South Dakota, $4.6 million spent on 395 square miles.
April 30, 2014 - 4:44pm
April 29, 2014
No sage grouse hunting in ND for 7th straight year
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — There will be no sage grouse hunting in North Dakota for a seventh straight year, after a spring survey indicated a record-low number of males, the state Game and Fish Department said. The department's spring survey counted 31 males on six active strutting...
April 29, 2014 - 10:58am
October 26, 2013
Wildlife service determining whether sage grouse in SD, other western states should be protected
By Jason Dearen SAN FRANCISCO — Federal wildlife officials on Friday proposed to list as threatened populations of greater sage grouse in...
October 26, 2013 - 9:09pm
August 5, 2013
SD will have no sage grouse hunting season
PIERRE (AP) -- A legislative committee has approved a state panel's decision not to have any sage grouse hunting season in South Dakota this year. Rules passed by state agencies cannot take effect unless approved by the Legislature's Rules Review Committee. The committee's approval...
August 5, 2013 - 3:16pm
June 8, 2012
Sage grouse can be hunted again in 2012
PIERRE - Hunters will be allowed two days this fall to pursue sage grouse again in northwestern South Dakota. The state Wildlife Division is proposing to keep the regulations the same for the 2012 season, which runs Sept. 26-27. The season will be limited to public hunting areas...
June 8, 2012 - 12:16am
May 18, 2012
Rapid City event highlights sage grouse, black-footed ferrets as endangered species
RAPID CITY (AP) -- Presentations in Rapid City on black-footed ferrets and sage grouse are highlighting the 6th Annual Endangered Species Day celebration on Friday evening. According to media reports, the event at the Outdoor Campus West is sponsored by several environmental groups...
May 18, 2012 - 8:38am