Interior Department Orders Review of Sage Grouse Plan

Two new announcements by the Federal Government have conservation groups worried about the future of the sage grouseIt’s the latest move by the Trump Administration and his Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to reevaluate and rethink how we use our public lands.

As Central Oregon Daily’s Curtis Vogel reports, Interior Department officials say mining and other development can be done without affecting the habitat of the threatened sage grouse, but some conservation groups do not agree with that assessment.