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Stakeholder Contemporary Knowledge Needs Regarding the Potential Effects of Tall Structures on Sage-Grouse

Messmer, Terry A.; Hasenyager, Robert; Burruss, James; Liguori, Sherry;
  • Published: 01 Jan 2013
  • Publisher: Utah State University
  • Country: United States
Abstract
The U.S. Energy Policy Act of 2005 required all state and federal agencies to grant utilities access permits to promote reliable, renewable energy production and transmission. Contemporary transmission relies largely on above-ground electric transmission structures and lines. The construction, operation, and maintenance of tall structures, such as power lines, communication towers, wind turbines, and other installations and their associated activities in sage-grouse (Centrocercus spp.) habitats were identified as a conservation threat by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in its decision to designate greater sage-grouse (C. urophasianus; hereafter, sage-grouse) ...
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free text keywords: Centrocercus urophasianus, Centrocercus minimus, energy transmission, impacts, literature synthesis, power lines, research, greater sage-grouse, Gunnison sage- grouse, human–wildlife conflicts, stakeholder process, tall structures, Earth Sciences
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publication . Other literature type . 2013

Stakeholder Contemporary Knowledge Needs Regarding the Potential Effects of Tall Structures on Sage-Grouse

Messmer, Terry A.; Hasenyager, Robert; Burruss, James; Liguori, Sherry;