Staff Reports

Back to: News
December 5, 2012
Follow News

BLM issues sage grouse conservation policies memo

The Bureau of Land Management has issued an instructional memorandum that provides interim conservation policies and procedures to be applied to ongoing and proposed activities affecting the Bi-state Distinct Population Segment of the Greater Sage-grouse and its habitat.

The Bi-state DPS refers to a specific sub-population of Greater Sage-grouse in a small area of California and Nevada with different decision timelines and processes separate from the eventual decision regarding the Greater Sage-grouse.

The direction provided in the memo covers activities carried out during the current revision of resource management plans that include the area where the Bi-state DPS is located …

Explore Related Articles

Trending in: News

The Record Courier Updated Dec 5, 2012 02:39PM Published Dec 5, 2012 02:38PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.