Sage-grouse Local Working Group Locator

Prineville Local Working Group, Oregon
Sage-grouse Species:

Greater sage-grouse
Photo by:
  Christopher Watkins
Local Conservation Plan:
Prineville LWG (see OR State Plan) (Aug 2005) Local Contacts:
Christian Hagen
Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife
Sage-grouse Program Coordinator
(541) 388-6350 Ext 227

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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.


Submit minutes Local Working Group Meeting Minutes:

Please click the "Submit minutes" button to submit minutes for your Local Working Group meetings. An email window will open asking for the Local Working Group name, the meeting date, and the text (or attachment) of the minutes.

Location of the Local Working Group within Oregon
Image of LWG location in state.
Conservation Planning Efforts
Lead Agency:
Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife
Year formed:
Current Activity:
Implementing projects
Meeting Schedule:

Overview of the Prineville Local Working Group Area
Total Area: 1,832,169 acres (741,455 ha.)
Steward Area % of Total Area
Bureau of Land Management:   898,462 acres (363,750 ha.)   49%
Miscellaneous Federal Entities:   3 acres (1 ha.)   <1%
Private ownership:   808,159 acres (327,190 ha.)   44%
State:   44,910 acres (18,182 ha.)   2%
US Forest Service:   79,867 acres (32,335 ha.)   4%
  Min Max
Feet (meters): 2861 (872) 6385 (1946)
  Summer Winter
Temperature (F): 42 - 75 19 - 37
Precipitation (inches): 0.6 - 1.1 0.6 - 3.0
(30-yr averages, 1971 - 2000)
Floristic Provinces: Read more about Floristic Provinces...
Province name Area % of Total Area
Columbia Basin:   1,277,286 acres (5,171 ha.)   70%
Northern Great Basin:   554,317 acres (2,244 ha.)   30%

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