Supporting Sagebrush Core Area Recovery Through Disturbance Response

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Washington, Payette, Gem, Boise, Canyon, Ada, Elmore, Owyhee, Twin Falls, Gooding, Jerome, Lincoln, Camas, Blaine, Custer, Lemhi, Butte, Minidoka, Cassia, Oneida, Power, Bannock, Bingham, Jefferson, Clark, Fremont, Madison, Teton, Bonneville, Caribou, Franklin, and Bear Lake Counties, Idaho

Project Description

Post-fire rehabilitation and unburned rangeland improvement require equipment for rapid response and equipment capacity is lacking among partners This project will fund purchase of a rangeland drill to allow partners to respond early and reduce landowner wait time for availability to implement rangeland seeding aligned with core and growth area priorities.


Idaho Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Idaho Fish and Game, Idaho Governors Office of Species Conservation and private landowners

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The western United States’ sagebrush country encompasses over 175 million acres of public and private lands. Sagebrush country contains biological, cultural and economic resources of national significance. America’s sagebrush ecosystem is the largest contiguous ecotype in the continental...