San Juan County

Environment & Public Lands
12:04 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

Environmental Assessment Issued for Gunnison Sage Grouse Habitat

The Gunnison sage grouse (Centrocercus minimis)
Colorado Parks & Wildlife

  The U-S Fish and Wildlife Service has published a draft environmental assessment on its proposal to designate critical habitat for the Gunnison Sage Grouse in Utah and Colorado.  The Gunnison grouse is a smaller and rarer cousin of the greater sage grouse that lives in most of the states of the Mountain West. 

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