Gunnison Sage Grouse http://kuer.org en Environmental Assessment Issued for Gunnison Sage Grouse Habitat http://kuer.org/post/environmental-assessment-issued-gunnison-sage-grouse-habitat <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The U-S Fish and Wildlife Service has published a </span><a href="http://www.fws.gov/mountain-prairie/species/birds/gunnisonsagegrouse/20130909DraftEnvironmentalAssessmentForCriticalHabitat.pdf" style="line-height: 1.5;">draft environmental assessment</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;on its proposal to designate critical habitat for the Gunnison Sage Grouse in Utah and Colorado.&nbsp; The Gunnison grouse is a smaller and rarer cousin of the greater sage grouse that lives in most of the states of the M Thu, 19 Sep 2013 18:04:10 +0000 Dan Bammes 35638 at http://kuer.org Environmental Assessment Issued for Gunnison Sage Grouse Habitat Some Utah Lawmakers Ask to Delay Sage Grouse Designation http://kuer.org/post/some-utah-lawmakers-ask-delay-sage-grouse-designation-0 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Members of Utah’s Congressional delegation are asking the federal government for more time before it designates the Gunnison sage grouse an endangered species.&nbsp;</span></p><p>The Gunnison sage grouse is a smaller cousin of the grouse that lives all over the west.&nbsp; In Utah, it lives only in San Juan County, mostly on private land near Monticello.&nbsp; There are only about a hundred of them left.</p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 00:31:22 +0000 Dan Bammes 25936 at http://kuer.org Some Utah Lawmakers Ask to Delay Sage Grouse Designation Some Utah Lawmakers Ask to Delay Sage Grouse Designation http://kuer.org/post/some-utah-lawmakers-ask-delay-sage-grouse-designation <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Members of Utah’s Congressional delegation are asking the federal government for more time before it designates the Gunnison sage grouse an endangered species.&nbsp;</span></p><p>The Gunnison sage grouse is a smaller cousin of the grouse that lives all over the west.&nbsp; In Utah, it lives only in San Juan County, mostly on private land near Monticello.&nbsp; There are only about a hundred of them left.</p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 00:31:19 +0000 Dan Bammes 25935 at http://kuer.org Some Utah Lawmakers Ask to Delay Sage Grouse Designation