Bishop Field Office

Wildlife and Endangered Species


 Photo of Fish Slough with Sierra Nevada mountains in the background

 

 

Watchable Wildlife Sites - Fish Slough

 

 

 

Drawing of the endangered Owens tui chub and Owens pupfish

 

Endangered Species in Fish Slough

 

 

Photo of Sagegrouse strutting

 

 

Sage-grouse and Sagebrush Conservation


The Bishop Field Office manages about 500,000 acres of sagebrush steppe on the western periphery of the Great Basin.

Much of this "Sagebrush Country" provides important habitat for greater sage-grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus).