Woman honored for efforts to help Utah prairie dog
The agency says Romin oversaw creation of the Utah Prairie Dog Habitat Credit Exchange, a mitigation bank that promotes conservation while providing flexibility for stakeholders.
This is really interesting because they didn’t seem to need a fancy program or a federal listing to make this work. It hasn’t made a lot of ripples on the national stage, but their doing what’s important – conserving species at a locally-important level. That’s success in my book. Are there more people deserving of awards? Where do we award them?
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