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COMMENTS: WGA agrees with BLM, states are best equipped to manage hydraulic...

Published on September 20, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association submitted comments on September 20, 2017 to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Acting Director Michael Nedd in support of the agency&rsqu...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

COMMENTS: WGA agrees with BLM, states are best equipped to manage hydraulic...

Published on September 20, 2017

WGA advocates for responsible vegetation management to Energy and Natural R...

Published on September 19, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association sent a letter on responsible vegetation management to Chairman Lisa Murkowski and Ranking Member Maria Cantwell of the Senate Committe...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

WGA advocates for responsible vegetation management to Energy and Natural R...

Published on September 19, 2017

LETTER: WGA advocates for responsible vegetation management for electricity...

Published on September 19, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association sent a letter on September 19, 2017, to Chairman Lisa Murkowski and Ranking Member Maria Cantwell of the Senate Committee of Energy an...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: WGA advocates for responsible vegetation management for electricity...

Published on September 19, 2017

LETTER: Governors request engagement with BLM on land use planning and NEPA...

Published on July 24, 2017
Western Governors sent a letter on July 24, 2017, to Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Acting Director Michael V. Nedd in response to the agency’s request for results-orie...
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Environmental Management

LETTER: Governors request engagement with BLM on land use planning and NEPA...

Published on July 24, 2017

National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Special Report released

Published on July 10, 2017
Western Governors released the National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Special Report at the 2017 Annual Meeting in Whitefish, Montana. Launched in 2016 by then-Ch...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Special Report released

Published on July 10, 2017

Policy Resolution 2017-10: National Forest and Rangeland Management

Published on June 27, 2017
Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2017-10: National Forest and Rangeland Management: In 2016, the Governors initially adopted this resolution in supp...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Policy Resolution 2017-10: National Forest and Rangeland Management

Published on June 27, 2017

National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Special Report

Published on June 27, 2017
Western Governors on June 27, 2017 released the National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Special Report, highlighting mechanisms to bring states, federal land ...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Special Report

Published on June 27, 2017

TESTIMONY: FY 2018 Appropriations for PILT, SRS, water data, air quality

Published on May 26, 2017
Western Governors' Association Executive Director James D. Ogsbury submitted testimony on May 26, 2017, to the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations Subcommittee o...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

TESTIMONY: FY 2018 Appropriations for PILT, SRS, water data, air quality

Published on May 26, 2017

LETTER: Senate committee should consider WGA resolution on SRS, PILT progra...

Published on May 01, 2017
The Western Governors' Association sent a letter to leadership of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources in advance of its May 2, 2017 hearing to e...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: Senate committee should consider WGA resolution on SRS, PILT progra...

Published on May 01, 2017

WATCH: National Forest & Rangeland Management Initiative Webinar: Land ...

Published on April 06, 2017
The Western Governors' Association hosted the webinar, "Land Management Conflict: Current Litigation and the Future of Alternative Dispute Resolution," on April 6, 2017 as...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

WATCH: National Forest & Rangeland Management Initiative Webinar: Land ...

Published on April 06, 2017

Western Governors’ National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Re...

Published on April 06, 2017
The Chairman’s Initiative of Montana Governor Steve Bullock, the "National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative," creates a mechanism for states and land managers ...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Western Governors’ National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Re...

Published on April 06, 2017

LETTER: Support for expedited review of reintroduced Electricity Reliabilit...

Published on April 03, 2017
Western Governors on April 3, 2017, urged leadership of the House Natural Resources Committee to give an expedited review to the bipartisan legislation, the Electricity R...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: Support for expedited review of reintroduced Electricity Reliabilit...

Published on April 03, 2017

Governors request ‘active support’ of full funding for PILT, SR...

Published on March 16, 2017
Western Governors have requested that House and Senate Appropriations leadership offer their "active support" of full funding of the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) ...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Governors request ‘active support’ of full funding for PILT, SR...

Published on March 16, 2017

Governors reiterate concerns about final BLM Planning 2.0 Rule

Published on February 10, 2017
Western Governors have reiterated their concerns to Congressional leadership concerning the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) final rule, Resource Management Planni...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Governors reiterate concerns about final BLM Planning 2.0 Rule

Published on February 10, 2017

LETTER: Governors concerned by final BLM Planning 2.0 Rule

Published on February 10, 2017
Western Governors expressed concern to Congressional leadership on Feb.10, 2017, about the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) final rule, Resource Management Pl...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: Governors concerned by final BLM Planning 2.0 Rule

Published on February 10, 2017

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