Rangelands

Riparian Management and Research on the Rinker Rock Creek Ranch: A Webinar and Virtual Tour Idaho Section SRM 2020 Summer Tour

By: Ruth Luke, Faith Ryan, and Meribeth Lomkin Due to COVID-19 the summer in-person tour was canceled. However, The Idaho Section of the Society for Range Management and University of Idaho Rangeland Center presented a live webinar and virtual tour of the riparian management and research on the Rinker Rock…

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Nevada Section Update

By: Maggie Orr, NV Section Newsletter Editor The Nevada Section celebrates ten years of leadership by Kathryn Dyer and almost 40 years of Curriculum Directorship of Sherm Swanson for the Nevada Youth Range Camp! Range Camp has been in full swing for 58 years, and the last two years we…

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Lessons from Pastoralists for the Time of COVID-19

By: María Fernández-Giménez, SRM Director 2018-2020  A year ago, in June 2019, I was in the midst of a multi-country adventure in Spain and Morocco, following herders and their flocks as they moved from their winter pastures in the lowlands to their high mountain summer ranges. We often think of…

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Musings from your Director

By: Barry Perryman, SRM Director 2018-2020 “I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the Tannhäuser Gate. All those moments will be lost in time, …like tears in rain…time to die.” I have always…

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My First Six Months as First Vice-President

By: Poncho Ortega, 1st Vice President of SRM My year as Second Vice President of SRM went fast. Appointing members to work on SRM Committees was my major responsibility during my first year on the Board, in addition to learning other officers’ responsibilities and preparing to begin my activities as…

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