Available and Anticipated Credits

Available Credits

* 2,514 of the overall 4,177 Tumbling JR Ranch project credits were set up for transfer on 11/9/2017 leaving 1,663 project credits available for additional offsets. 

Available credits are shown in the table above and are the result of credit projects that have:

  • High quality greater sage-grouse (GRSG) habitat or a commitment to enhance/restore the project area to high quality habitat for GRSG.  
  • Interest from project proponent in selling credits to a mitigation buyer or transferring credits to offset a disturbance and enrolling in the Conservation Credit System (CCS). 

And have worked with partners to: 

  • Conduct habitat measurements utilizing the CCS Habitat Quantification Tool (HQT) to calculate habitat quality and function for GRSG and estimate the credits available for at least a 30-year commitment to protect/maintain GRSG habitat quality.
  • Worked with the SETT to finalize the credits available for sale and finalize and sign a management plan to be implemented upon sale or transfer of credits over the duration of the commitment to protect/maintain habitat quality.

To establish contact with the credit project proponents shown within the above table to have credits available, please contact the SETT.   

Anticipated Credits

Projects anticipated to soon have available credits are displayed in the table below and reflect credit projects that have high quality greater sage-grouse (GRSG) habitat or plans to enhance/restore the project area to high quality habitat for GRSG as well as interest from the project proponent in selling credits to a mitigation buyer or transferring credits and enrolling in the CCS.

Habitat measurements and efforts to utilize the HQT have been completed for some but not all of these projects.  Credit estimates are disclosed for projects already having completed the HQT process as well as having received a formal Quality Assurance Review by the SETT. 

To establish contact with these credit project proponents regarding the anticipated credits, please contact the SETT.

Credit Project Locations

  •  If you anticipate purchasing credits to offset an anthropogenic disturbance, please review the information on the Proximity Ratio in the CCS Manual. 
  •  If you are interested in the credit development process, refer to the "Get Involved" page for more information.