Wednesday, June 24, 2015

The value of the sagebrush landscape, sage grouse aside

One of the most important decisions in American land use will come this fall with the decision of whether to list the sage grouse under the Endangered Species Act.  There has been much written about the sage grouse; however, today, the don of environmental journalism in Idaho, Rocky Barker, had a nice piece on other values of preserving America's great sagebrush landscape, which spans out over 11 states and once covered over 300 million acres.  Read the article here.  A nice video is reposted below:

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