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County to hit leafy spurge hard in key sage grouse acreage

A federal grant will permit the Fremont County Weed and Pest Control District to focus on an invasive weed in the Government Draw area east of Lander this ...

Sage grouse bill through Senate; would allow captive breeding

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A lawmaker's skepticism that sage grouse can be raised in captivity and released into the wild to bolster their numbers won't keep Wyoming from ...

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Grouse might be moved farther from airport
JACKSON (AP) -- The National Park Service is supporting an initiative to move sage grouse away from the ...

Lander mule deer group looks to boost population

The 10 Country Chapter of the Muley Fanatic Foundation has completed another funding cycle for local projects and is planning upcoming conservation ...

10M-acre mining review complete, with an eye on grouse protections

The federal government is using a new assessment of mineral resources on 10 million acres in Wyoming and five other Western states to decide whether to ban ...

A year later, Interior secretary says sage grouse effort showing results

DENVER (AP) -- A broad effort to save the greater sage grouse across the West without resorting to the Endangered Species Act is making progress, Interior ...

Sage grouse numbers up again; hatch rate tops 10-year average

Wyoming has more of the closely watched fowl than any other state, and Fremont County has the most in Wyoming.

The number of greater sage grouse in ...

State waits for imminent ruling on sage grouse

RENO, Nev. (AP) -- A federal judge in Nevada could rule any time now on a lawsuit filed nearly a year ago in an effort to block protections of the greater sage ...

Lander arts org wants exhibits on sage grouse

ATLAS, an arts and scineces organization in Lander hopes to host educational and interactive display on sage grouse and sagebrush next spring.
The ...

Oil, gas leases hung up across West due to concerns over sage grouse

Concerns over a bird that ranges across Wyoming and the West continue to delay federal oil and gas lease sales, five months after Interior Secretary Sally ...

Conservation bill has county component

CHEYENNE - Gov. Matt Mead has given his final signature to a bill to fund four projects - including one in Fremont County - under the Wyoming Wildlife and ...

Mead leads state into federal sage grouse fight

The State of Wyoming is moving to join federal agencies in defending a sage grouse management plan against an ongoing legal challenge from a coalition of ...

Change endangered species process, Mead tells colleagues

The Wyoming Republican is chairman of the Western Governors Association, which meets this week in Denver.

DENVER (AP) -- The leader of the Western ...

Counties sue over grouse

CHEYENNE (AP) -- A group of counties and conservation districts in western Wyoming is the latest to sue the federal government over its plans to protect habitat ...

New data on the Wyoming sage grouse population indicates that bird numbers should continue to grow in the coming year based on an analysis of sage grouse wings ...

County to fight added acreage for sage grouse

Fremont County Commissioners intend to fight the Bureau of Land Management's proposal to withdraw 252,000 acres of land identified as greater sage grouse ...

Judge considers new grouse regs

RENO, Nev. (AP) -- A federal judge put a Nevada lawsuit challenging U.S. sage grouse protections on the fast-track Wednesday but said she isn't ready to decide ...

Nevada warned efforts to block grouse regs could backfire

RENO, Nev. (AP) -- Attempts by rural Nevada counties, mining companies and others to block new U.S. policies intended to protect the greater sage grouse could ...

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Park County: Delist bears soon
CODY (AP) -- The Park County Commission in northern Wyoming has passed a resolution urging the federal government to ...

Leaders say grouse decision was good

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's decision on Sept. 22 not to list the sage grouse as an endangered species was a good one, according to some local people ...

 
 

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