Utah Governor and Chairman of the Western Governors' Association Gary Herbert discusses the 10-Year Energy Vision for the West in the June issue of Rural Connections.
Jun 17, 2013
In the June 2013 issue of Rural Connections, US Department of Energy senior advisor LeAnn Oliver provides an introduction.
Jun 12, 2013
The June issue of the Western Rural Development Center's magazine Rural Connections is now available.
May 14, 2013
The Western Rural Development Center is now accepting nominations for its Fellows Program.
Mar 22, 2013
Steve Burr, Utah State University, reflects on his four years of service on the National Association of Community Development Extension Professional's Board.
Mar 20, 2013
Governors Gary Herbert (UT) and John Hickenlooper (CO) discuss actions taken by western governors to address drought and wildfires in the region.
The article, "Ranching, Risk, and Resilience During Drought," John Ritten and his team of University of Wyoming researchers explore management models for ranchers.
Mar 7, 2013
National Initiatives Gauge Farmer Perceptions of Climate Change Results featured in Climatic Change Letters
Feb 25, 2013
The Extension Disaster Education Network (EDEN) was uniquely positioned to share information with its vast nation-wide networks during the 2012 drought and wildfire season. In this article, Virginia Morgan White, Kim Cassel, & Steve Cain discuss EDEN's networks and how they were mobilized in 2012.
2013 marks the 25th anniversary of the 1988 fires that scorched more than one million acres in Yellowstone National Park.