Interior Department, USDA to Celebrate Major Milestone in Partnership to Protect Sagebrush Habitat Across the West

5/26/2015
Last edited 4/27/2016

CHEYENNE, Wyo. – On Thursday, May 28, federal, state and local partners will announce a major milestone in the unprecedented and proactive partnership to conserve sagebrush habitat across the American West.

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell will join co-chair of the Sage-Grouse Task Force Wyoming Governor Matt Mead, USDA Under Secretary Robert Bonnie, Bureau of Land Management Director Neil Kornze, and Wyoming Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust Director Bob Budd for the announcement.

Who

Sally Jewell, U.S. Secretary of the Interior
Matt Mead, Wyoming Governor
Robert Bonnie, USDA Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment
Neil Kornze, Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Director
Bob Budd, Executive Director, Wildlife and Natural Resource Trust

What

Important sagebrush habitat conservation announcement

When

Thursday, May 28, 2015
9:30 a.m. MDT – Media check-in
10:00 a.m. MDT – Press conference

Where

Hereford Ranch
1101 Hereford Ranch Road
Cheyenne, WY 82007

Media

Credentialed members of the media are encouraged to RSVP here.