Related Content: Sage grouse
May 20, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  'The Sagebrush Sea' affirms our prairie shrub's important position
May 20, 2015 - By Keith Ridler and Matt Volz, The Associated Press:  A federal wildfire strategy released Tuesday aims to protect the West's sagebrush country that is home to a struggling bird species whose potential listing as ... [more]
May 8, 2015 - The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- The director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says Wyoming's conservation strategy for the greater sage grouse won't by itself be sufficient to ... [more]
Apr 30, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Wyoming has the nation's biggest population of sage grouse.
Apr 28, 2015 - The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE (AP) -- Wyo-ming's congressional delegation but not the state's governor say they support a legislative effort to block federal protection of the ... [more]
Apr 2, 2015 - The Associated Press:  Wyoming's Matt Mead has been a leader in seeking alternatives to full endangered-species listing.
Mar 18, 2015 - By Mead Gruver, The Associated Press:  CHEYENNE -- A new way to protect sage grouse, called a conservation bank, will allow energy developers and others to offset their use of the birds' habitat by ... [more]
Feb 24, 2015 - The Associated Press:  BOISE, Idaho -- The Idaho Department of Lands has put forward a draft plan to protect sage grouse habitat on state endowment land as part an effort to avoid a ... [more]
Jan 6, 2015 - From staff and wire reports:  A decision on listing the bird as an endangered species is expected by September.
Dec 11, 2014 - By Matthew Brown, The Associated Press:  A legislative rider in Congress's $1.1 trillion spending bill would delay protections for a wide-ranging Western bird that's been on a collision course with ... [more]
Nov 25, 2014 - From staff and wire reports:  State biologists in Wyoming say hunting is helping the greater sage grouse by providing critical data about the birds' numbers.
Nov 21, 2014 - By Matthew Brown, The Associated Press:  BILLINGS, Mont. -- A government report with significant implications for the U.S. energy industry says the breeding grounds of a struggling bird species need a ... [more]
Sep 30, 2014 - The Associated Press:  RENO, Nev. -- Advocates of protecting sage grouse habitat across Wyoming and the West say new research shows visitors to western federal rangelands with ... [more]
Sep 5, 2014 - By Chris Peck:  Whether the bird survives in the wild may come down to us