Sage-grouse Local Working Group Locator

Parker Mountain Local Working Group, Utah
Sage-grouse Species:

Greater sage-grouse
Photo by:
  Christopher Watkins
Local Conservation Plan:
Parker Mountain Sage-grouse LWG Plan (Oct 2006) Local Contacts:
Andy Taft

Gary Hallows

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
Year formed:
Current Activity:
Implementation phase; identifying needs; working towards CCAA
Meeting Schedule:
at least 3x/year

Overview of the Parker Mountain Local Working Group Area
Total Area: 3,315,997 acres (1,341,942 ha.)
Steward Area % of Total Area
Bureau of Indian Affairs:   672 acres (272 ha.)   <1%
Bureau of Land Management:   1,579,713 acres (639,560 ha.)   48%
National Park Service:   289,854 acres (117,350 ha.)   9%
Private ownership:   168,084 acres (68,050 ha.)   5%
State:   304,403 acres (123,240 ha.)   9%
US Forest Service:   947,961 acres (383,790 ha.)   29%
US Forest Service/Bureau of Land Management:   100 acres (40 ha.)   <1%
water:   23,803 acres (9,637 ha.)   <1%
  Min Max
Feet (meters): 3704 (1129) 11624 (3543)
  Summer Winter
Temperature (F): 50 - 77 15 - 37
Precipitation (inches): 0.3 - 2.3 0.2 - 3.6
(30-yr averages, 1971 - 2000)
Floristic Provinces: Read more about Floristic Provinces...
Province name Area % of Total Area
Southern Great Basin:   1,499,142 acres (6,069 ha.)   45%

View All State or Provincial Documents Documents for the Parker Mountain Local Working Group

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