Battling for Sage Grouse habitat

Council for all wildlife

 

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Rahul Mukherjee, a Salt Lake City high school senior with a passion for birds, has been spending a lot of his time on the phone reaching out to others about the imminent threat of development to the Sage Grouse in Morgan County, Utah.

He is concerned that the owner of a 3,000 acre parcel of land – which is exactly the spot where Greater Sage-Grouse gather every spring to do their courtship – may soon put the land up for sale if Morgan County agrees to change the zoning status of the land. This would mean the end of all of that Sage Grouse habitat.

Rahul is just one of many, including a large number of Utah organizations, working to protect this important Sage Grouse habitat.

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