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TESTIMONY: FY 2018 Appropriations for PILT, SRS, water data, air quality

Published on May 26, 2017
Western Governors' Association Executive Director James D. Ogsbury submitted testimony on May 26, 2017, to the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations Subcommittee o...
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TESTIMONY: FY 2018 Appropriations for PILT, SRS, water data, air quality

Published on May 26, 2017

LETTER: Senate committee should consider WGA resolution on SRS, PILT progra...

Published on May 01, 2017
The Western Governors' Association sent a letter to leadership of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources in advance of its May 2, 2017 hearing to e...
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LETTER: Senate committee should consider WGA resolution on SRS, PILT progra...

Published on May 01, 2017

WATCH: National Forest & Rangeland Management Initiative Webinar: Land ...

Published on April 06, 2017
The Western Governors' Association hosted the webinar, "Land Management Conflict: Current Litigation and the Future of Alternative Dispute Resolution," on April 6, 2017 as...
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WATCH: National Forest & Rangeland Management Initiative Webinar: Land ...

Published on April 06, 2017

Western Governors’ National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Re...

Published on April 06, 2017
The Chairman’s Initiative of Montana Governor Steve Bullock, the "National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative," creates a mechanism for states and land managers ...
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Western Governors’ National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative Re...

Published on April 06, 2017

LETTER: Support for expedited review of reintroduced Electricity Reliabilit...

Published on April 03, 2017
Western Governors on April 3, 2017, urged leadership of the House Natural Resources Committee to give an expedited review to the bipartisan legislation, the Electricity R...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

LETTER: Support for expedited review of reintroduced Electricity Reliabilit...

Published on April 03, 2017

Governors request ‘active support’ of full funding for PILT, SR...

Published on March 16, 2017
Western Governors have requested that House and Senate Appropriations leadership offer their "active support" of full funding of the Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) ...
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Governors request ‘active support’ of full funding for PILT, SR...

Published on March 16, 2017

Governors reiterate concerns about final BLM Planning 2.0 Rule

Published on February 10, 2017
Western Governors have reiterated their concerns to Congressional leadership concerning the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) final rule, Resource Management Planni...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

Governors reiterate concerns about final BLM Planning 2.0 Rule

Published on February 10, 2017

LETTER: Governors concerned by final BLM Planning 2.0 Rule

Published on February 10, 2017
Western Governors expressed concern to Congressional leadership on Feb.10, 2017, about the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) final rule, Resource Management Pl...
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LETTER: Governors concerned by final BLM Planning 2.0 Rule

Published on February 10, 2017

Gov. Kate Brown highlights how collaboration drives rural economies, preser...

Published on January 24, 2017
Governor Kate Brown highlighted collaboration's role in sustaining robust rural economies and preserving natural resources in Oregon at a Chairman's Initiative wo...
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Gov. Kate Brown highlights how collaboration drives rural economies, preser...

Published on January 24, 2017

Gov. Kate Brown highlights collaboration, rural economies at Oregon Forest ...

Published on January 24, 2017
Governor Kate Brown highlighted collaboration's role in sustaining robust rural economies and preserving natural resources in Oregon at a Chairman's Initiative wo...
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Gov. Kate Brown highlights collaboration, rural economies at Oregon Forest ...

Published on January 24, 2017

WATCH: National Forest & Rangeland Management Initiative Webinar: Range...

Published on January 12, 2017
The Western Governors' Association hosted the webinar, Rangeland Management Strategies and Tools: Promoting Resiliency and Addressing Invasive Species, as part o...
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WATCH: National Forest & Rangeland Management Initiative Webinar: Range...

Published on January 12, 2017

Tax-Exempt Federal Lands and Secure Rural Schools

Published on December 14, 2016
Western Governors' Association Policy Resolution 2017-03: The federal government must honor its historic Payment In Lieu of Taxes (PILT) agreement with states and cou...
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Tax-Exempt Federal Lands and Secure Rural Schools

Published on December 14, 2016

States’ Share of Royalties and Leasing Revenues from Federal Lands and Mi...

Published on December 14, 2016
Western Governors' Association Policy Resolution 2017-02: The federal government has codified in law several historic agreements and programs to compensate western st...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

States’ Share of Royalties and Leasing Revenues from Federal Lands and Mi...

Published on December 14, 2016

WATCH VIDEO: Western Governors’ National Forest and Rangeland Managem...

Published on December 13, 2016
Got 90 seconds? Watch this video to learn about the first months of work on the Western Governors' National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative....
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WATCH VIDEO: Western Governors’ National Forest and Rangeland Managem...

Published on December 13, 2016

Gov. Daugaard warns against complacence, urges collaboration at Forest &...

Published on December 02, 2016
South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard warned against complacency on the opening day of the Western Governors' National Forest and Rangeland Management Initiative wor...
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Gov. Daugaard warns against complacence, urges collaboration at Forest &...

Published on December 02, 2016

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