Endangered Species http://kvnf.org en Efforts to Protect Gunnison Sage-Grouse Continue Across Counties http://kvnf.org/post/efforts-protect-gunnison-sage-grouse-continue-across-counties <p>On Tuesday at a regular meeting, Delta County Commissioners commented on a pending wildlife ruling by the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission that would affect the imperiled Gunnison sage-grouse, asking that the commission use current habitat maps to define setbacks and not require a blanket four-mile distance. KVNF's&nbsp;Marty Durlin has more on the threats to the iconic bird.</p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 15:49:57 +0000 Marty Durlin 15470 at http://kvnf.org Efforts to Protect Gunnison Sage-Grouse Continue Across Counties Canoe Conversations: Resource Planning in the Dominguez-Escalante NCA http://kvnf.org/post/canoe-conversations-resource-planning-dominguez-escalante-nca <p>As the BLM winds down two years of discussions over a&nbsp; long-term management plan for the <a href="http://www.blm.gov/co/st/en/nca/denca.html">Dominguez-Escalante National Conservation Area,</a> KVNF’s Travis Bubenik joined a group of area environmentalists and conservationists for a canoe-trip-meets- resource-discussion down the lower Gunnison river.</p><p></p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 16:36:18 +0000 Travis Bubenik 14717 at http://kvnf.org Canoe Conversations: Resource Planning in the Dominguez-Escalante NCA