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TESTIMONY: WGA highlights bipartisan recommendations for Endangered Species...

Published on July 19, 2017
Western Governors' Association Executive Director James D. Ogsbury submitted testimony on July 19, 2017 to the House Committee on Natural Resources on the issue of species...
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TESTIMONY: WGA highlights bipartisan recommendations for Endangered Species...

Published on July 19, 2017

LETTER: WGA shares recommendations for Species Conservation and Endangered ...

Published on July 14, 2017
Western Governors shared recommendations for Year Two of the Western Governors’ Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative in a letter sent to U.S. Fish ...
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LETTER: WGA shares recommendations for Species Conservation and Endangered ...

Published on July 14, 2017

Year Two Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative Report ...

Published on July 05, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association released the Year Two Report for the Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act) Initiative at its Annual Meeting in Whitefish, M...
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Year Two Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative Report ...

Published on July 05, 2017

Policy Resolution 2017-11: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species...

Published on June 28, 2017
Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2017-11: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act: In 2016, Western Governors’ adopted Policy Reso...
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Policy Resolution 2017-11: Species Conservation and the Endangered Species...

Published on June 28, 2017

Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act Initiative Year Two Rep...

Published on June 28, 2017
The Western Governors’ Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative was launched in 2015 by the Western Governors’ Association (WGA), under the leade...
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Species Conservation and the Endangered Species Act Initiative Year Two Rep...

Published on June 28, 2017

Policy Resolution 2017-08: State Wildlife Science, Data and Analysis

Published on June 27, 2017
Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2017-08: State Wildlife Science, Data and Analysis: Western Governors direct U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service an...
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Policy Resolution 2017-08: State Wildlife Science, Data and Analysis

Published on June 27, 2017

Western Governors express concerns about quagga, zebra mussels to Interior ...

Published on June 22, 2017
Western Governors have expressed concerns about the economic and ecologic impacts caused by invasive species on western landscapes and Pacific Islands to Department of Interio...
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Western Governors express concerns about quagga, zebra mussels to Interior ...

Published on June 22, 2017

LETTER: Western Governors request collaboration with DOI on invasive mussel...

Published on June 22, 2017
On June 22, 2017, Western Governors sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke expressing concern about the economic and ecologic impacts caused by invasive sp...
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LETTER: Western Governors request collaboration with DOI on invasive mussel...

Published on June 22, 2017

Western Agriculture and Conservation Coalition states support for ESA Initi...

Published on March 08, 2017
A central goal of the Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative launched in 2015 by Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead was to enable a transparent con...
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Western Agriculture and Conservation Coalition states support for ESA Initi...

Published on March 08, 2017

WGA Executive Director Jim Ogsbury offers testimony on ‘Modernization...

Published on February 15, 2017
WGA Executive Director Jim Ogsbury offered testimony for the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works hearing, "Modernization of the Endangere...
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WGA Executive Director Jim Ogsbury offers testimony on ‘Modernization...

Published on February 15, 2017

TESTIMONY: Modernization of the Endangered Species Act

Published on February 15, 2017
James D. Ogsbury, Executive Director of the Western Governors’ Association, submitted testimony on February 15, 2017, before the U.S. Senate Committee on Environmen...
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TESTIMONY: Modernization of the Endangered Species Act

Published on February 15, 2017

WATCH: Species Conservation & ESA Initiative Webinar ‘Collaborati...

Published on January 30, 2017
The Western Governors’ Association hosted the webinar "Collaborative Species Conservation in the Southeast" as part of its series for year two of the Species C...
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WATCH: Species Conservation & ESA Initiative Webinar ‘Collaborati...

Published on January 30, 2017

First work session of Species Conservation and ESA Initiative delivers reco...

Published on December 21, 2016
In 2015 Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead, as Chairman of the Western Governors’ Association, launched the Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative.
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First work session of Species Conservation and ESA Initiative delivers reco...

Published on December 21, 2016

Species Spotlight: Protecting the gopher tortoise and its ecosystem

Published on December 06, 2016
The gopher tortoise is an upland tortoise species native to Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida. Gopher tortoise habitat consists of extensive burro...
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Species Spotlight: Protecting the gopher tortoise and its ecosystem

Published on December 06, 2016

WATCH: National Forest & Rangeland Management Initiative Webinar: The F...

Published on November 10, 2016
The Western Governors' Association hosted a webinar on Nov. 10 as part of its series for the National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative. 
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WATCH: National Forest & Rangeland Management Initiative Webinar: The F...

Published on November 10, 2016

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