Sage Grouse Historic Distribution in Montana (USA)

May 6, 2010
Historic range of the greater sage-grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus) in Montana (USA). The data were initially researched and compiled by Dr. Michael A. Schroeder, research biologist for the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife. The initial draft of current and historic range data was mapped and submitted to state, federal, and provincial natural resource agencies and other experts for review, comment, and editing. The final product represents the historic range/distribution in Montana based on review and incorporation of additional historic information by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks wildlife biologists and managers. Definition of "Historic Range" - The historic distribution represents the bird's maximum distribution from the early 1800's to the 1970s.
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Montana Fish,Wildlife & Parks
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Early 1800s,1975
Title: Sage Grouse Historic Distribution in Montana (USA)
Credits: Montana Fish,Wildlife & Parks
Publication Date: June 2002
Publisher: Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
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Title: Current and Historic Distribution of Greater and Gunnison Sage-Grouse in North America
Credits: Dr. Michael A. Schroeder - Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
Publication Date: February 2002
Publisher: Washington Fish and Wildlife
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Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks
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