Annual Implementation Reports

2012-2018 Accomplishment Report

The Bi-State Sage-Grouse Action Plan was written in 2012 to provide a "road-map" to conservation for the Bi-State sage-grouse and their habitats. After seven years, many of the outlined actions, objectives and strategies have been accomplished! This report:

Bi-State Restoration Report

The Nevada Department of Wildlife and Great Basin Institute published this report to present preliminary results from habitat restoration and monitoring efforts within Bi-State sage-grouse habitat.  This report:

             Describes vegetation monitoring efforts and methods,
             Presents pre and post-treatment results and,
             Attempts to understand the effects of restoration efforts.

Male Sage Grouse

The Bi-State Sage-Grouse Conservation Action Plan: 2017 Progress Report (2017 Progress Report) provides summaries of various conservation actions completed within the Bi-State conservation planning area through 2017 including the following:

  • Accomplishment summary,
  • Lek monitoring report,
  • Population demography and movement,
  • Vegetation monitoring, 
  • Bi-State livestock grazing assessment.
Lek flight

The Bi-State Sage-Grouse Conservation Action Plan: 2016 Progress Report (2016 Bi-State Report) provides summaries of various conservation actions completed within the Bi-State conservation Planning area through 2016 including the following:

  • Accomplishment Summary,
  • Lek surveys and monitoring,
  • Population demography and movement,
  • Vegetation monitoring, 
  • Bi-State livestock grazing assessment.
Sage-grouse photo

The Bi-State Sage-Grouse Conservation Action Plan: 2015 Progress Report (2015 Bi-State Report) provides summaries of various conservation actions completed within the Bi-State conservation Planning area through 2015 including the following:

  • Project accomplishments,
  • Lek surveys and monitoring,
  • Population demography and movement,
  • Vegetation monitoring,
  • Conifer removal prioritization.
Bi-State sage-grouse field collaboration

The 2012-2015 Bi-State Action Plan Accomplishment Update (2014 Bi-State Report) provides a summary of on-the-ground conservation actions that have been implemented to improve habitat for Bi-State sage-grouse and other actions such as research and monitoring, planning and coordination between agencies, as well as conservation implementation commitments for 2015.