Introduced by Idaho in 1969, mountain goats join habitat fragmentation and genetic isolation in threatening an iconic native sheep herd’s future.
Gov. Gordon declines to intervene, despite pleas from conservation groups, saying existing protections in world’s densest grouse habitat are adequate.
Thirty-four years after its discovery, Game and Fish and others map, propose to protect Path of the Pronghorn plus a mule deer migration corridor.
Opinionby Tom Christiansen, former Game and Fish sage grouse program coordinator calls on the state’s new chief executive to be cautious with regard to wildlife and federal leasing decisions.
Conservationists and former Game and Fish grouse leader ask Gov. Gordon to intervene in BLM lease sales they say imperil best known leks on planet.