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By Heather Emmons, NRCS Nevada Check out NRCS’ new Healthy Sagebrush Communities digital poster, which explores the unique sagebrush ecosystem and how ranchers are working to restore and protect these native rangelands. Download here We’ve all heard the saying: what’s good for the goose is good for the gander – meaning, what’s good for one is good for another. In the sagebrush country of the West, that sentiment has rung true for another feathered friend: the greater sage-grouse . But this time we say, “what’s good for the bird is good for the herd.” Sagebrush country is composed of large, intact and mostly treeless landscapes with sagebrush, native grasses and wildflowers. This working landscape is one of the most imperiled in the United States. At one time, it spread over 240,000 square…
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