Sandoval gets results on sage grouse — without lawsuits

By Steve Sebelius |December 6, 2015 Friday was a good day for Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval. During a meeting of the Western Governors’ Association in Las Vegas, Sandoval met on the sidelines with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell. The subject: A list of concerns over efforts to protect the sage grouse, a chicken-size, ground-dwelling bird with habitat […]

Sage grouse decision good for Nevada, but hard work remains

By Chris Mero |December 6, 2015 The decision this fall by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that greater sage grouse are “not warranted” for listing under the Endangered Species Act is a win for the bird and for Nevadans, including sportsmen, recreationists, ranchers, other private landowners and industry interests. Our challenge now is to build […]