In this May 9, 2008 file photo, male sage grouses fight for the attention of females southwest of Rawlins, Wyo. On May 28, 2015, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced new measures to help conserve habitat in 10 states for the imperiled ground-dwelling bird.
In this May 9, 2008 file photo, male sage grouses fight for the attention of females southwest of Rawlins, Wyo. On May 28, 2015, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced new measures to help conserve habitat in 10 states for the imperiled ground-dwelling bird. AP
In this May 9, 2008 file photo, male sage grouses fight for the attention of females southwest of Rawlins, Wyo. On May 28, 2015, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced new measures to help conserve habitat in 10 states for the imperiled ground-dwelling bird. AP

New protections for greater sage grouse bring protests from energy interests

May 28, 2015 05:51 PM