Fish and Wildlife http://kuer.org en 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