Southwest Desert (SWARM) - Utah CBCP

    Southwest Desert (SWARM)

    Meetings

    • Next Meeting: to be determined.  
    • Contact Nicki Frey at nicki.frey@usu.edu or 435-586-1924 for more information.
    • Please contact Mark Nelson at 435-438-6450 (Millard County) or Chad Reid at 435-586-8132 (Iron County) for more information.
    • Chairs: Chad Reid

    Southwest Desert Local Working Group Sage-grouse Conservation Plan


    Reports and Publications


    • BLM Presentationby Quincey Bahr, Dec. 2016, Instructional Memoranda for Implementation of Greater Sage-grouse RMP Amendments.
    • 2016 Accomplishment Report, Southwest Desert Section, entire LWG report
    • 2015 Accomplishment Report, Southwest Desert Section
    • Erica Hansen, 2014. End of summer research report. Impacts of Transmission Line Construction on Sage-grouse in Southern Utah.
    • 2014 Accomplishment Report, SWARM section
    • Cheyenne Burnett, 2013. Modeling Habitat Use of a Fringe Greater Sage-grouse Population at Multiple Spatial Scales. Thesis, Utah State University, Logan, Utah.
    • Cheyenne Burnett, 2013 Thesis Presentation. Unique Habitat use in a fringe Greater Sage-grouse population. mp3file
    • 2012 Accomplishment Report, Southwest Desert Section
    • Heather H. McPherron and S. Nicki Frey. 2012. The Effect of Fences on Greater Sage-grouse Within Two Small Populations in Southwestern Utah. Presentation given at the Central Mountains and Plains Section of The Wildlife Society Conference in Mandan, North Dakota. (large file)
    • Cheyenne Burnett and Nicki Frey. 2012. Unique Habitat Use in a Greater Sage-grouse Fringe Population. Poster presented at The Wildlife Society Annual Meetings. (large file)
    • 2011 Accomplishment Report, Southwest Desert Section
    • 2011 Presentation to County Commission (large file)
    • 2010 Accomplishment Report, Southwest Desert Section
    • 2010 NRCS brochure "Introduction to NRCS' New Sage-grouse Initiative: Wildlife Conservation Through Sustainable Ranching"
    • SWARM Action Report for 2007
    • Integrity Table, May 2008
    • 2008 Accomplishment Report; Southwest Desert Section
    • 2006-7 Accomplishment Report; Southwest Desert Section
    • 2007 Hamlin Valley Report by R.L. Boswell and N.S. Frey. The effects of Tebuthurion on Shrub Steppe Ecology and Greater Sage Grouse Use in Lower Hamlin Valley, Utah.

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    Flagship Project

    End-0f-SUmmer Field Research Update: 2014 page-1
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