Endangered Listings for Sage Grouse Would Impact Utah | The Salt Lake Tribune

By Brian Maffly

January 15, 2013

“Bruce Adams and other private landowners in San Juan County have conserved and improved habitat for Gunnison sage grouse by planting forbs, creating wet meadows, putting conservation easements on their land, and even selling out to a land conservancy.

But these measures were not enough to keep federal wildlife officials from proposing last week to list the rare bird for protection under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).”

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