Derek Dowsett is the Producer of the County Seat. Now entering his 11th season of the program, he has received what he considers a "Crash Course" in County Government.

Utah and other planning states are heading in the right direction in terms of creating plans that will prevent a listing. A lot of work has gone into creating a plan that starts at the local level and works up. The bottom line is protecting and restoring sage brush habitat in order to protect sage grouse.