U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Idaho Governor Butch Otter join together at a news conference Tuesday May 19, 2015 to announce a collaborative strategy to deal with intense wildfires. Secretary Jewell said the collaborative effort would help protect vital sagebrush landscapes and productive rangelands in the Great Basin region of Idaho, Utah, Nevada, Oregon and California.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Idaho Governor Butch Otter join together at a news conference Tuesday May 19, 2015 to announce a collaborative strategy to deal with intense wildfires. Secretary Jewell said the collaborative effort would help protect vital sagebrush landscapes and productive rangelands in the Great Basin region of Idaho, Utah, Nevada, Oregon and California. Darin Oswald doswald@idahostatesman.com
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Idaho Governor Butch Otter join together at a news conference Tuesday May 19, 2015 to announce a collaborative strategy to deal with intense wildfires. Secretary Jewell said the collaborative effort would help protect vital sagebrush landscapes and productive rangelands in the Great Basin region of Idaho, Utah, Nevada, Oregon and California. Darin Oswald doswald@idahostatesman.com

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