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Summary

On January 5, 2015, U. S. Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell signed Secretarial Order Number 3336, Rangeland Fire Prevention, Management, and Restoration (“Order”) (PDF, 86 KB). The Order sets in motion actions to enhance the protection, conservation, and restoration of a healthy sagebrush-steppe ecosystem, and to address important public safety, economic, cultural, and social concerns. This effort builds upon the experience and success of addressing rangeland fire and the broader wildland fire prevention, suppression and restoration efforts to date. This includes the National Cohesive Wildland Fire Management Strategy and the recent The Next Steppe: Sage-Grouse and Rangeland Fire in the Great Basin conference, and ensures [...]

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Biogeographic Characterization

Purpose

This ScienceBase collection provides a catalog of data assets for which the USGS has responsibility under the Secretarial Order. It contains both items directly hosted by ScienceBase and catalog records for data hosted elsewhere. The collection is provided via a catalog service interface to a geospatial tool being developed by the BLM.

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