Canada Issues Emergency Order to Protect Sage Grouse

In an unprecedented move, the government of Canada issued an emergency order on December 4th for Greater Sage-grouse to protect their fast dwindling numbers in Canada. The Canadian government is attempting to save the quickly disappearing greater sage grouse by...

November 2nd Officially Recognized as National Bison Day

The U.S. Senate passed a resolution on October 29th that officially recognizes November 2nd as National Bison Day for the historical, economic, ecological and cultural contributions of bison across the American landscape. Events planned around the country celebrating...

House and Senate Conferees Debate Farm Bill

October 30th marked the first public meeting of the Senate and House conferees to consider the 2013 Farm Bill. A number of organizations have identified policy issues important for inclusion in the Farm Bill related to Northern Prairie Grassland Conservation 1)...