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Watch Livestream: Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative Workshop in H...

Published on November 27, 2018
WGA Chair and Hawaii Gov. David Ige will host and deliver remarks at the fourth workshop of the Western Governors’ Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative on the Isl...
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Species Management

Watch Livestream: Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative Workshop in H...

Published on November 27, 2018

Western Governors support continued quarantine on emerald ash borer

Published on November 19, 2018
Western Governors urge the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) not to remove the domestic quarantine for the plant pest emerald ash borer. The emerald ash borer...
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Species Management

Western Governors support continued quarantine on emerald ash borer

Published on November 19, 2018

COMMENTS: Western Governors support APHIS quarantine on destructive emerald...

Published on November 19, 2018
Western Governors urge the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) not to remove the domestic quarantine for the plant pest emerald ash borer. In comments submitted...
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Species Management

COMMENTS: Western Governors support APHIS quarantine on destructive emerald...

Published on November 19, 2018

Watch: Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative Workshop in Montana

Published on November 14, 2018
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock identified invasive species as one of the "great environmental and economic threats to western landscapes" at the Nov. 14 workshop of the Western Go...
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Species Management

Watch: Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative Workshop in Montana

Published on November 14, 2018

Watch: Gov. Mead urges Working Lands Roundtable attendees to ‘make a ...

Published on October 10, 2018
Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead urged attendees to “make a difference” on land management and invasive species policy at the WGA Working Lands Roundtable.
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Watch: Gov. Mead urges Working Lands Roundtable attendees to ‘make a ...

Published on October 10, 2018

Western Governors propose development of Western Governors’ Task Force on...

Published on October 10, 2018
Western Governors seek a partnership with the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) to prioritize conservation actions for at-risk species and preserve the integrity of workin...
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Species Management

Western Governors propose development of Western Governors’ Task Force on...

Published on October 10, 2018

LETTER: Western Governors propose development of Western Governors’ Task ...

Published on October 10, 2018
Western Governors seek a partnership with the U.S. Department of the Interior to prioritize conservation actions for at-risk species and preserve the integrity of working land...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: Western Governors propose development of Western Governors’ Task ...

Published on October 10, 2018

Webinar: WGA Working Lands Roundtable Rollout Discussion

Published on September 27, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association hosted the webinar, Working Lands Roundtable Rollout Discussion, on Sept. 27. Webinar participants outlined WGA’s new effort to ...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Webinar: WGA Working Lands Roundtable Rollout Discussion

Published on September 27, 2018

COMMENTS: Western Governors share recommendations on Fish and Wildlife Serv...

Published on September 24, 2018
Western Governors shared their recommendations to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service regarding the proposed revisions to the Regulations ...
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Species Management

COMMENTS: Western Governors share recommendations on Fish and Wildlife Serv...

Published on September 24, 2018

Gov. Sandoval urges collaboration to battle ‘staggering’ invasi...

Published on September 17, 2018
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval highlighted the enormous impact of invasive species in the West and the need for collaboration to battle its many challenges in opening remarks at t...
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Species Management

Gov. Sandoval urges collaboration to battle ‘staggering’ invasi...

Published on September 17, 2018

Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative workshop locations announced by...

Published on July 30, 2018
The Chairman’s Initiative of Hawaii Gov. David Ige, the Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative, will include four regional workshops.
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Species Management

Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative workshop locations announced by...

Published on July 30, 2018

Webinar: WGA Chair Hawaii Gov. David Ige announces Biosecurity and Invasive...

Published on July 12, 2018
Hawaii Gov. David Ige, 2019 WGA Chair, announced the Western Governors’ Biosecurity and Invasive Species Initiative will be his Chairman’s Init...
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Species Management

Webinar: WGA Chair Hawaii Gov. David Ige announces Biosecurity and Invasive...

Published on July 12, 2018

Invasive Species data management guidelines released to improve land manage...

Published on July 12, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association has released recommendations to standardize the recording and exchange of invasive species occurrence data across the West developed b...
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Species Management

Invasive Species data management guidelines released to improve land manage...

Published on July 12, 2018

Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative Year-Three Repor...

Published on June 24, 2018
The third-year report on WGA’s work on species conservation and the Endangered Species Act highlights progress over the past year incentivizing voluntary conservation as...
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Species Management

Species Conservation and Endangered Species Act Initiative Year-Three Repor...

Published on June 24, 2018

Western Governors encourage DOI action to prevent spread of invasive zebra,...

Published on March 28, 2018
Western Governors have expressed their concern about the threat of invasive quagga and zebra mussels to western water bodies and urged action by Department of the Interior (DO...
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Species Management

Western Governors encourage DOI action to prevent spread of invasive zebra,...

Published on March 28, 2018

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