Western Governors Approve Five New Policy Resolutions

Left ot right: Governors Doug Burgum (North Dakota), Matt Mead (Wyoming), Butch Otter (Idaho), David Ige (Hawaii), WGA Chair Steve Bullock (Montana), Ralph Torres (Northern Mariana Islands), WGA Vice Chair Dennis Daugaard (South Dakota), John Hickenlooper (Colorado), and Brian Sandoval (Nevada).   Western Governors are gathering this week for their annual meeting in Whitefish, Montana. In addition to the Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative released yesterday, Western Governors formally approved five policy resolutions..

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WGA Launches National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative

Western Governors on June 27, 2017 released the National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Special Report, highlighting mechanisms to bring states, federal land managers, private landowners and other stakeholders together to discuss issues and opportunities in forest and rangeland management. In the report, experts and stakeholders from throughout the West share insights on land management practices..

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RVCC to Launch an All Lands Learning & Innovation Network (ALL-IN)

Mo Brookwalter and Dayne Barron share stories at the RVCC All Lands Learning Exchange. Photo: RVCC The Rural Voices for Conservation Coalition (RVCC) recently brought together thirty innovators from Alaska, Washington, Oregon and Montana representing federal and state agencies, NGOs, collaborative groups and landowners. Their common denominator is experience and leadership in implementing projects across..

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