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Eastern Sierra Land Trust touts success on Bi-State sage-grouse protections

PRESS RELEASE: April 15 th, 2020 / Kay Ogden, Executive Director, ESLT   A Diverse Coalition Unifies Around Sage-Grouse Conservation Our conservation community has something to celebrate! That’s because on March 30th this year, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (“USFWS”) announced it is withdrawing a 2013 proposed rule to list the Bi-State sage-grouse as threatened […]

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Fear of frog habitat

by Charles James Kermit the Frog probably hasn’t caused as much excitement and dismay as the mountain yellow-legged frog has in recent months for local politicians and residents of Inyo and Mono Counties, but then Kermit has a better publicist. With thousands of acres of backcountry lakes being proposed as critical habitat for the Sierra-Nevada […]

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