The latest press releases and press clippings from Conservation Northwest
"Keeping the Northwest wild" since 1989, Conservation Northwest champions iconic wildlife and protects, connects and restores old-growth forests and other wildlands from the Washington Coast to the British Columbia Rockies for the benefit of people and wildlife.
Conservation Northwest represents over 4,000 dues-paying members in Washington, British Columbia and beyond. Our conservation community also includes over ten thousand activists, supporters and online followers. With two main offices in Bellingham and Seattle, the organization's staff and contractors work across Washington state and southern British Columbia.
Recent Press Releases
Jan 12, 2017
Release of draft restoration strategies welcomed as a historic step towards recovery of North America’s most at-risk bear populationRelease of draft restoration strategies welcomed as a historic step towards recovery of North America’s most at-risk bear population
Dec 02, 2016
Release marks the return of a native species after an absence of about 75 yearsRelease marks the return of a native species after an absence of about 75 years
Recent Press Clips
Feb 02, 2017Capital Press
- Ranchers want wolves shot sooner, conservationists want ranchers to do more
Feb 01, 2017The Yakima Herald
- A proposal by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and National Park Service would see more grizzlies in Washington, specifically to the Cascade Mountains where large numbers once roamed.
Feb 01, 2017Revelstoke Mountaineer
- The provincial government announced $27 million in funding over the next three years for caribou recovery efforts in the B.C.
Jan 19, 2017KOMO News
- If the plan moves forward - over the next five years, up five bears annually would be captured from other locations and brought to the most remote areas of the North Cascades.
Jan 13, 2017Seattle Weekly
- Four alternatives to bring at least 200 self-sustained grizzlies in the North Cascades.
Jan 18, 2016Methow Valley News
- Public will have chance to comment on alternatives