Did you know?
Nearly 3 billion birds have been lost in North America since 1970. Roughly 25% of those were grassland birds.
Habitat and Species Prioritization
Implementing habitat conservation to meet all-bird needs requires. Limits on implementation. As the saying goes, if everything is a priority, then nothing really is. The NGPJV uses several approaches to prioritization of species and habitats among them are:
Strategic Habitat Conservation: http://www.fws.gov/nc-es/habreg/NEAT_FinalRpt.pdf
Biological priorities > species in need
Ability to Implement
Compatibility with other Planning documents
Priority Habitats and Landscapes
Documents and Products
Priorities Birds of the NGPJV