Partnership News and Updates

We are currently seeking Web Development, Design and Support Services as part of our collaborative sagebrush conservation partnership with the BLM.
The NRCS is encouraging partners to propose projects that focus on improving water quality as well as habitat on working landscapes.
Access a new Story Map that illustrates some of the Migratory Bird Joint Ventures recent accomplishments.
This position will be administered by the IWJV and key funding partners and will be an employee of the Harney Soil & Water Conservation District. 


we are

The Intermountain West Joint Venture is a diverse partnership of federal, state and nongovernmental agencies. More >

Management Board | Staff | State Conservation Partnerships | Technical Committee


we work

The IWJV operates across parts of eleven states and encompasses 486 million acres of some of the most diverse and intact landscapes in the West. More >

Character of the Intermountain West


we do

The IWJV conserves priority bird habitats through partnership-driven, science-based projects and programs. More >

U.S. Habitat Joint Ventures | Plans & Bird Conservation Initiatives | Project Spotlight | Latest News

New Study: Wet Habitats On Private Lands Critical For Sage Grouse

Islands of green in the sagebrush sea provide vital foraging habitat for growing sage grouse broods. Read about this study here.

Celebrating 100 Years of Bird Conservation

This year, 2016, marks the centennial of the Migratory Bird Treaty.

Developing Partnerships with Land Trusts for Bird Conservation

One increasingly widespread type of organization that is conserving birds and their habitats on private lands is the land trust.

Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board Awards up to $6 Million Grant

The High Desert Partnership received a grant for collaborative conservation to improve aquatic health and wetlands in Harney County

Seeking Management Board Retreat Facilitation and Reporting

The IWJV is seeking meeting facilitation services for its Management Board Retreat with a final summary report.

Standard Grants Program Deadline Aproaching

The next deadline for Standard NAWCA grants is February 26, 2016.

Field Capacity Results in Landscape-scale Conservation Successes

The SGI SWAT is a model for science-based, landscape-scale habitat conservation—and a model for the future.

Sage Grouse Habitat Conservationist Position in Oregon

SGI is looking for qualified, motivated people who are passionate about working with private, agricultural landowners to restore and protect sage grouse habitat in eastern Oregon.

We Are Hiring! Writers Needed

This Request for Qualifications is now closed and we are no longer accepting applications. Thank you for your interest.


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