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 wild areas from the Washington Coast to the British Columbia Rockies for the benefit of people and wildlife.
Representing thousands of members across the Pacific Northwest and regarded as the region’s premier local wildlife and wildlands conservation organization, Conservation Northwest currently has staff in Bellingham, Seattle, Olympia, Twisp and Omak, as well as contractors working throughout Washington and southern British Columbia.
Recent Press Releases
Aug 13, 2015
Groups urge full protection of area to safeguard natural and cultural heritage, wildlife habitatGroups urge full protection of area to safeguard natural and cultural heritage, wildlife habitat
Jul 30, 2015
Combat helicopter training areas in North Cascades and Southwest Washington pose impacts to Wilderness Areas, Pacific Crest Trail and local economiesCombat helicopter training areas in North Cascades and southwest Washington pose impacts to wilderness areas, Pacific Crest Trail and local economies
Recent Press Clips
Oct 02, 2015Capital Press
- There was one type of land use that seemed to hold up better than the rest: Places where the very best stewardship efforts were used. These are areas of generally dry forest types that had been not only recently thinned to remove small trees, but then burned with controlled fire to remove remaining fuels, leaving just the larger trees and snags.
Oct 06, 2015Huffington Post
- Home to the nation's third most trafficked container ports, Washington State plays a crucial role in protecting endangered animals and fighting against the illegal wildlife trade.
Oct 01, 2015Capital Press
- A "wolf-friendly beef" label for meat from cattle raised under wolf protection measures and ways to help a rancher who lost a lot of sheep to wolves were discussed by Washington's wolf advisory group.
Sep 25, 2015Capital Press
- A wolf struck and killed last spring on Interstate 90 in Western Washington had previously suffered a gunshot wound, investigators say.
Sep 17, 2015Pique Newsmagazine
- Coast to Cascade Grizzly Bear Initiative works to protect 'threatened' populations
Sep 16, 2015The Spokesman Review