Sage-grouse Local Working Group Locator

Cache/East Box Elder Local Working Group, Utah
Sage-grouse Species:

Greater sage-grouse
Photo by:
  Christopher Watkins
Local Conservation Plan:
Cache/East Box Elder Sage-grouse LWG Plan (No plan currently available.) Local Contacts:
Todd Black
Utah State University Extension
Community-based Extension Specialist
(435) 770-9302

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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 Utah
Image of LWG location in state.
Conservation Planning Efforts
Lead Agency:
Utah Division of Wildlife Resources / Utah's Community-based Conservation Program
Little Bear River Alliance
Year formed:
Current Activity:
Subgroup newly established and meeting; identifying needs; working towards CCAA
Meeting Schedule:
at least 3x/year

Northern Cache/East Box Elder subgroup
Year formed:
Current Activity:
Subgroup not meeting yet.
Meeting Schedule:

Overview of the Cache/East Box Elder Local Working Group Area
Total Area: 2,327,782 acres (942,024 ha.)
Steward Area % of Total Area
Bureau of Land Management:   24,483 acres (9,912 ha.)   1%
Department of Defense:   14,847 acres (6,011 ha.)   <1%
National Park Service:   2,265 acres (917 ha.)   <1%
Private ownership:   1,315,942 acres (532,770 ha.)   57%
State:   75,056 acres (30,387 ha.)   3%
US Forest Service:   243,070 acres (98,409 ha.)   10%
US Forest Service/Bureau of Land Management:   66,152 acres (26,782 ha.)   3%
US Fish & Wildlife Service:   38,164 acres (15,451 ha.)   2%
water:   546,833 acres (221,390 ha.)   24%
  Min Max
Feet (meters): 4219 (1286) 9964 (3037)
  Summer Winter
Temperature (F): 47 - 74 12 - 31
Precipitation (inches): 0.5 - 2.4 0.7 - 9.7
(30-yr averages, 1971 - 2000)
Floristic Provinces: Read more about Floristic Provinces...
Province name Area % of Total Area
Snake River Plain:   1,255,180 acres (5,082 ha.)   54%
Southern Great Basin:   1,070,794 acres (4,335 ha.)   46%

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