A “Hammer Held Over their Heads”: Voluntary Conservation Spurred by the Prospect of Regulatory Enforcement in Oregon

Other literature type OPEN
Wollstein, Katherine L. ; Davis, Emily Jane (2017)
  • Publisher: DigitalCommons@USU
  • Subject: Centrocercus urophasianus | Endangered Species Act | greater sage-grouse | Oregon | private land | ranching | voluntary conservation | Rural Sociology

When the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service determined that greater sage-grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus; sage-grouse) did not warrant listing under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) in 2015, the agency recognized a coordinated effort of private landowners, nongovernmental... View more
Share - Bookmark