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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: ARS Research Sheep Grazing - USDA ARS U.S. Sheep Experient Station and the USDA Forest Service Caribou-Targhee National Forest Agreement

Location: Range Sheep Production Efficiency Research

Project Number: 2056-31610-005-03
Project Type: Memorandum of Understanding

Start Date: Jan 10, 2012
End Date: Sep 30, 2016

Objective:
Graze defined areas during defined periods. Assess rangeland and forage communites to keep land conditions enhanced and in desirable plant composition.

Approach:
The intention of the research and investigation work by both ARS and the Forest Service shall be for the benefit of the entire sheep and range industry in Idaho and adjacent states, and for the general benefit of the people of the United States in accordance with the interagency agreement FS #12-IA-11041563-007 and the Temporary or Livestock Use Permit issued annually as needed.

Last Modified: 11/28/2014
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