Northeastern Nevada Sagebrush Ecosystem Enhancement Project
Elko County, Nevada
This project will enhance vegetation communities in theecosystem and focus on protecting/restoring wetlands and mesic habitats. Activities to be funded under this proposal include grazing management (e.g., removing and replacing older fencing with wildlife friendly fencing, water development, irrigation improvements), addressing conifer encroachment, and mesic/ area enhancement to slow and disperse water flows and capture sediment which will restore altered hydrology.
Private landowners and State/Federal partners.