Sage-grouse Local Working Group Locator

North Park Local Working Group, Colorado
Sage-grouse Species:
Greater
Sage-grouse

Greater sage-grouse
Photo by:
  Christopher Watkins
Local Conservation Plan:
North Park Sage-grouse LWG Plan (Dec 2001) Local Contacts:
Liza Rossi
Colorado Division of Wildlife
Wildlife Conservation Biologist
(970) 871-2861

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This page shows where the local working group occurs within the state or province. Details about local planning efforts, the conservation plan, and points of contact are provided. Other documents relevant to this group are also included at the bottom of the page. The overview section has information about the total area within the local working group boundary, the breakdown of land ownership, and some environmental characteristics for this area. Below are minutes from previous local working group meetings. If you have minutes to post, please contact us and we will provide that information.

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Location of the Local Working Group within Colorado
Image of LWG location in state.
Conservation Planning Efforts
Lead Agency:
Colorado Division of Wildlife
Year formed:
1998
Current Activity:
Meeting, implementing projects
Meeting Schedule:
2-4x/year


Overview of the North Park Local Working Group Area
Total Area: 1,037,419 acres (419,830 ha.)
Stewardship:
Steward Area % of Total Area
Bureau of Land Management:   189,871 acres (76,871 ha.)   18%
National Park Service:   68 acres (28 ha.)   <1%
Private ownership:   370,706 acres (150,083 ha.)   36%
State:   124,779 acres (50,518 ha.)   12%
US Forest Service:   333,771 acres (135,130 ha.)   32%
US Fish & Wildlife Service:   17,647 acres (7,145 ha.)   2%
Elevation:
  Min Max
Feet (meters): 7746 (2361) 12884 (3927)
Climate:
  Summer Winter
Temperature (F): 33 - 63 2 - 26
Precipitation (inches): 0.9 - 2.5 0.6 - 8.9
(30-yr averages, 1971 - 2000)
Floristic Provinces: Read more about Floristic Provinces...
Province name Area % of Total Area
Wyoming Basin:   1,036,585 acres (4,197 ha.)   100%

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