Eastern Oregon ranchers reach agreement to protect the sage-grouse

Eastern Oregon ranchers reach agreement to protect the sage-grouse

The agreement covers more than 1 million acres of private land in the range of greater sage-grouse in Harney County.

Greater sage-grouse are found in 11 states and two Canadian provinces. They’re listed as an endangered species candidate. A listing decision could occur in September 2015.

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