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2014 Sage-Grouse Conservation Inventory

Published on April 01, 2015
Western Governors on April 2, 2015, released the 2014 Sage-Grouse Inventory, highlighting the effective conservation work undertaken by public, private and non-government...
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2014 Sage-Grouse Conservation Inventory

Published on April 01, 2015

2014 Sage Grouse Inventory Appendix

Published on April 01, 2015
The 2014 Sage-Grouse Inventory Appendix collects all initiatives reported by the relevant states and counties between 2011 and 2014 to avoid a "threatened" or "endan...
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2014 Sage Grouse Inventory Appendix

Published on April 01, 2015

LETTER: Governors Support National Forest System Trails Stewardship Act

Published on March 11, 2015
Western Governors sent a letter on March 11, 2015, to Rep. Cynthia Lummis and Rep. Timothy Walz in support of their bipartisan legislation -- the National Fores...
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LETTER: Governors Support National Forest System Trails Stewardship Act

Published on March 11, 2015

Western Governors’ Drought Forum in California highlights impact of droug...

Published on November 20, 2014
The third workshop of the Western Governors’ Drought Forum examined the challenges facing agriculture during a period of drought. Following are some highlights...
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Western Governors’ Drought Forum in California highlights impact of droug...

Published on November 20, 2014

LETTER: Federal-State Sage Grouse Cooperation

Published on September 29, 2014
Sage-Grouse Task Force Co-Chairmen Gov. John Hickenlooper and Gov. Matt Mead sent a letter on Sept. 29, 2014, to Bureau of Land Management&n...
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LETTER: Federal-State Sage Grouse Cooperation

Published on September 29, 2014

Western Governors’ Drought Forum meeting showcases innovative water use i...

Published on September 22, 2014
The first meeting of the Western Governors’ Drought Forum examined the challenges facing the energy sector in a period of drought. Here are some highlight...
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Western Governors’ Drought Forum meeting showcases innovative water use i...

Published on September 22, 2014

LETTER: Support of quagga mussels legislation

Published on July 15, 2014
Western Governors sent a letter on July 15, 2014, to Senator Dean Heller supporting S. 2530, the “Protecting Lakes Against Quaggas Act of 2014" legislatio...
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LETTER: Support of quagga mussels legislation

Published on July 15, 2014

Western Governors’ Drought Forum meeting wraps up first year, looks ahead

Published on June 23, 2014
The Western Governors’ Drought Forum gathered water management experts in Nevada to discuss the most significant themes to emerge during the initiative's f...
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Western Governors’ Drought Forum meeting wraps up first year, looks ahead

Published on June 23, 2014

MOU: WGA and NOAA sign agreement to work together to improve drought and fl...

Published on June 09, 2014
WGA Chairman Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper and WGA Vice Chairman Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on June 9, 2014, w...
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MOU: WGA and NOAA sign agreement to work together to improve drought and fl...

Published on June 09, 2014

LETTER: Improving Implementation of the Endangered Species Act

Published on March 25, 2014
Western Governors sent a letter on March 25, 2014, to Representative Doc Hastings commending the Endangered Species Act (ESA) Congressional Working Gr...
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LETTER: Improving Implementation of the Endangered Species Act

Published on March 25, 2014

LETTER: Governors support drought information system legislation

Published on February 07, 2014
The Western Governors' Association (WGA) sent letters on Feb. 7, 2014, to Congress transmitting Western Governors' support for H.R. 2431, legislation to reauthorize th...
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LETTER: Governors support drought information system legislation

Published on February 07, 2014

LETTER: WGA supports reauthorization of National Integrated Drought Informa...

Published on July 23, 2013
The Western Governors' Association (WGA) sent letters on July, 23, 2013, to sponsors of a bill to reauthorize the National Integrated Drought Information System&...
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LETTER: WGA supports reauthorization of National Integrated Drought Informa...

Published on July 23, 2013

Sage-Grouse Conservation Inventory (2012)

Published on December 01, 2012
Western states, through the WGA and Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA), have worked collaboratively to address challenges facing sage-grouse and their h...
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Sage-Grouse Conservation Inventory (2012)

Published on December 01, 2012

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