Rangelands

Advocacy and The SRM

By: Clayton Marlow, SRM Vice President Over the past two years the SRM Headquarters office, Executive Vice President and Board of Directors have received an increasing number of requests for signatory support for several things (federal nominees, federal legislation- e.g. the Farm Bill), to join rallies sponsored by the Union of Concerned Scientists, and even to…

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What Position Should SRM Take?

By: Eddie Alford, SRM Director Hello SRM Members.  Most of you have been involved with, or discussed, the position our organization should take on issues and management decisions related to the management of our rangelands.  One side would involve SRM taking on an advocacy role and basically taking a position of supporting or not…

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Applications for the 2018 WSWS Rita Beard Endowment Foundation Scholarships Due Sept. 1

The Western Society of Weed Science's Rita Beard Foundation Scholarship supports students and early career invasive species managers with educational opportunities by providing registration and travel funds to a professional meeting including the 2018 North American Invasive Species Management Association, 2019 Western Society of Weed Science, 2019 Western Aquatic Plant…

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LOST RESOURCES: Jo Frasier

Lost Resources:  Jo Frasier January 1928 – June 2018 Alberta Jolee (Jo) Frasier, 90 years old, peacefully passed away on Friday, 8 June 2018 at her home in Gold Canyon, Arizona.  At her side were her husband, her three children, and 3 of her grandchildren. Jo Frasier was born in…

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Applications for the RREA-NFF Competitive Program now Being Accepted!

Attention 1862 Land-Grant Institutions and 1890 Land-Grant Institutions! U.S. Department of Agriculture NIFA releases request for applications for pilot projects that: Address emerging forest and rangeland resource issues; Have national or regional relevancy, or; Develop new and innovative projects that can be replicated at other institutions. $300 million available! APPLICATION…

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2019 SRM Honor Awards: Nomination Deadline Extended for Some Categories!

Due to the low number of nomination packets we received for the 2019 Honor Awards, the deadline has been extended for the following categories only: R. CHAPLINE LAND STEWARDSHIP SUSTAINED LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT – RESEARCH/ACADEMIA YOUNG PROFESSIONAL CONCLAVE OUTSTANDING APPRENTICE Completed nomination packets must be received NO LATER THAN…

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