Redband Trout Threatened by Development, Dry Creek Idaho

WLD has been working non-stop in actions to protect redband trout habitat. The Dry Creek watershed in the Boise Foothills is home to a genetically pure strain of redband trout. The upper portions of the Dry Creek watershed are grazed in spring, during redband trout...

FIELD Report: ‘The Park’ Site – Argenta, Nevada

Argenta “The Park” Monitoring Site The NRST group proposed to fence this area off so that next year “improvement” could be claimed to bias the outcome of a Land Health assessment process. Two little areas of fence were to be separated by a filthy cow ‘water gap”. This...

FIELD Report: Smashed Cage Spring – Argenta, Nevada

Argenta Smashed Cage Spring I had initially encountered this severely degraded spring in 2015, the first summer after the usurpation of management control by the NRST “Cooperative Management Group” imposed under a Settlement agreement orchestrated by then-NV BLM...

FIELD Report: Rock Creek Monitoring Site – Argenta, Nevada

Rock Creek Monitoring Site There are highly degraded conditions at the site of a proposed NRST band-aid fence on a segment of Rock Creek in the Argenta allotment. This site is by a main access road. There is no reason that the Argenta permittees could not work to herd...