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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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Forest & Rangeland Management

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

Published on May 26, 2017

LETTER: Governors call for end to “fire borrowing”

Published on November 15, 2016
Western Governors sent a letter on Nov. 15, 2016, to Congressional leaders reiterating their support for congressional efforts to end the so-called “fire borrowing&rdquo...
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Wildfires

LETTER: Governors call for end to “fire borrowing”

Published on November 15, 2016

Western Governors urge Congress: Make end to ‘fire borrowing’ t...

Published on November 15, 2016
Western Governors have urged timely action by Congress to end the practice of “fire borrowing” used by the U.S. Forest Service and the Department of...
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Wildfires

Western Governors urge Congress: Make end to ‘fire borrowing’ t...

Published on November 15, 2016

Wildland Fire Management and Resilient Landscapes 2016

Published on June 14, 2016
Western Governors' Association Policy Resolution 2016-06: Western Governors call on Congress and the Administration to address issues that would mitigate wildfire dan...
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Wildfires

Wildland Fire Management and Resilient Landscapes 2016

Published on June 14, 2016

WGA submits Appropriations testimony on ESA, ‘fire-borrowing,’ ...

Published on March 17, 2016
James D. Ogsbury, Executive Director of the Western Governors’ Association, recently submitted written testimony on Western policy issues to the House and Sena...
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Forest & Rangeland Management

WGA submits Appropriations testimony on ESA, ‘fire-borrowing,’ ...

Published on March 17, 2016

COMMENTS: Exceptional Events Proposal and Draft Guidance

Published on February 04, 2016
Western Governors sent comments on Feb. 3, 2016, to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on its proposed rule, Treatment of Data Influenced by Excepti...
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Wildfires

COMMENTS: Exceptional Events Proposal and Draft Guidance

Published on February 04, 2016

LETTER: Governors share policy positions on wildfire management with Senate...

Published on November 02, 2015
The Western Governors' Association sent a letter on Oct. 29, 2015, to the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry in advance of its Nov...
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Wildfires

LETTER: Governors share policy positions on wildfire management with Senate...

Published on November 02, 2015

LETTER: Governors support Congressional efforts to end “fire borrowing”...

Published on March 19, 2015
Western Governors sent a letter on March 19, 2015, to leadership of the Committee on the Budget in the Senate and House in support of Congre...
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Wildfires

LETTER: Governors support Congressional efforts to end “fire borrowing”...

Published on March 19, 2015

COMMENTS: Governors submit comments on USFWS voluntary prelisting conservat...

Published on November 06, 2014
Western Governors sent the following comments on Nov. 6, 2014, to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service regarding the draft Policy Regarding Voluntary Prelist...
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Wildfires

COMMENTS: Governors submit comments on USFWS voluntary prelisting conservat...

Published on November 06, 2014

LETTER: Governors urge Congress to fix “fire borrowing” problem

Published on August 15, 2014
Western Governors sent a letter on Aug. 15, 2014, to Congressional leaders to fix the perennial problem of "fire-borrowing," which occurs when the U.S. Forest Service&nbs...
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Wildfires

LETTER: Governors urge Congress to fix “fire borrowing” problem

Published on August 15, 2014

Regional Wildfire Fighting Resources

Published on June 10, 2014
Western Governors’ Association Policy Resolution 2014-10: Western Governors believe western states should work together to identify options to expand the availabili...
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Wildfires

Regional Wildfire Fighting Resources

Published on June 10, 2014

LETTER: Support for legislation to end practice of “fire-borrowing...

Published on February 24, 2014
Western Governors sent letters on Feb. 24, 2014, to bill sponsors supporting the end of the “fire borrowing” practice employed by the U.S. Forest Service...
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Wildfires

LETTER: Support for legislation to end practice of “fire-borrowing...

Published on February 24, 2014

National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy: Phase III Risk Analysi...

Published on November 01, 2012
The National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy (Cohesive Strategy), published in 2012, is a bold new national approach to the increasingly complex reality of wildland...
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Wildfires

National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy: Phase III Risk Analysi...

Published on November 01, 2012

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