Will Sage Grouses Stop Green Energy Development?

by Abigail Wang

The debate over the fate of the sage grouse, a bird known for its elaborate mating display, has been ongoing for over 15 years. Due to the species’ alarming population decline in the United States, the development of green energy in the West has slowed considerably. Environmental groups have thus become divided in answering the difficult question of wind and solar energy expansion versus wildlife protection. Continue reading