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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

LETTER: Western Governors encourage DOI action on invasive quagga and zebra...

Published on March 28, 2018
Western Governors expressed their concern about the threats invasive quagga and zebra mussels pose to water bodies and highlighted the vital role that Department of the Interi...
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Species Management

LETTER: Western Governors encourage DOI action on invasive quagga and zebra...

Published on March 28, 2018

Watch the WGA Western Working Lands Forum

Published on March 16, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association hosted the inaugural Western Working Lands Forum on March 15-16, 2018. The forum examined challenges of cross-boundary planning among ...
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Environmental Management

Watch the WGA Western Working Lands Forum

Published on March 16, 2018

WGA’s ‘Top 50 Invasive Species in the West’ offers first regional rep...

Published on March 15, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association list of the “Top 50 Invasive Species in the West” delivers the first-ever regional assessment of this environmental challe...
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Species Management

WGA’s ‘Top 50 Invasive Species in the West’ offers first regional rep...

Published on March 15, 2018

Get involved in National Invasive Species Awareness Week Feb. 26-March 2

Published on February 26, 2018
Invasive species create significant economic and environmental challenges. Western Governors have identified the rapid spread of invasive species as a top environmental proble...
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Species Management

Get involved in National Invasive Species Awareness Week Feb. 26-March 2

Published on February 26, 2018

WGA Webinar: Pecos Watershed Conservation Initiative

Published on February 08, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association hosted the webinar, Pecos Watershed Conservation Initiative, on Feb. 8, 2018. 
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Species Management

WGA Webinar: Pecos Watershed Conservation Initiative

Published on February 08, 2018

WGA recommends policy to promote voluntary conservation efforts under CCAA

Published on January 22, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association submitted comments to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service about their Candidate Conservation Agre...
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Species Management

WGA recommends policy to promote voluntary conservation efforts under CCAA

Published on January 22, 2018

COMMENTS: WGA recommends policy to incentivize voluntary conservation under...

Published on January 22, 2018
The Western Governors’ Association submitted comments to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Marine Fisheries Service about the Candidate Conservation Agreem...
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Species Management

COMMENTS: WGA recommends policy to incentivize voluntary conservation under...

Published on January 22, 2018

Western Governors request collaboration with Fish and Wildlife Service to i...

Published on January 05, 2018
Western Governors “strongly urge” the Department of Interior (DOI) and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to engage with them in development of a federal-state c...
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Species Management

Western Governors request collaboration with Fish and Wildlife Service to i...

Published on January 05, 2018

COMMENTS: Western Governors urge Fish and Wildlife Service to implement sta...

Published on January 05, 2018
Western Governors submitted comments to Principal Deputy Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) Gregory Sheehan on January 5, 2018, regarding FWS’s efforts...
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Species Management

COMMENTS: Western Governors urge Fish and Wildlife Service to implement sta...

Published on January 05, 2018

Western Governors approve policy resolutions on public lands grazing, wild ...

Published on December 02, 2017
Western Governors formally approved four policy resolutions on: Public Lands Grazing; Wild Horse and Burro Management; Energy in the West; and Federal Disaster ...
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Energy

Western Governors approve policy resolutions on public lands grazing, wild ...

Published on December 02, 2017

Policy Resolution 2018–01: Wild Horse and Burro Management

Published on December 02, 2017
Policy Resolution 2018–01, Wild Horse and Burro Management: In 2015, Western Governors adopted Policy Resolution 2015-01, Wild Horse and Burro Management. It noted the i...
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Species Management

Policy Resolution 2018–01: Wild Horse and Burro Management

Published on December 02, 2017

COMMENTS: Improving implementation of the Endangered Species Act

Published on November 16, 2017
Western Governors submitted comments on Nov. 16, 2017, to the U.S. Department of the Interior on regulatory reform for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) and to prov...
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Species Management

COMMENTS: Improving implementation of the Endangered Species Act

Published on November 16, 2017

Best of the West: Colorado hyperloop test track, invasive species in Montan...

Published on November 16, 2017
The Western Governors' Association keeps you updated on news of the West. Here are the western stories for the week starting November 13, 2017, that you don't wan...
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Species Management

Best of the West: Colorado hyperloop test track, invasive species in Montan...

Published on November 16, 2017

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