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News updates on our work from the Coast to the Rockies.

GiveBIG for safe wildlife crossings for Washington's wolves

GiveBIG for safe wildlife crossings for Washington's wolves

Posted by Chase Gunnell at May 04, 2015 11:00 AM |

The first wolf confirmed back in Western WA just died on I-90

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Newhouse Proposes to Remove Federal Protections for Pacific Northwest Wolves

Newhouse Proposes to Remove Federal Protections for Pacific Northwest Wolves

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Apr 24, 2015 12:55 PM |

“This proposal is a step in the wrong direction for wolf recovery in our region,” said Chase Gunnell, spokesman for Conservation Northwest. “We support delisting gray wolves and other endangered species when the best available science shows the population has reached a level where local recovery can be sustained without federal ESA protections. With only a dozen confirmed wolves in Washington’s Cascades and seven confirmed in the Oregon Cascades, we’re simply not there yet.”

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Comments needed for the Teanaway Community Forest

Comments needed for the Teanaway Community Forest

WILD NW #245: Speak out for a healthy, sustainable and wild future in the Teanaway Community Forest.

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Legislative Session Update:  I-90 Wildlife Bridges Coalition

Legislative Session Update: I-90 Wildlife Bridges Coalition

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Apr 14, 2015 04:30 PM |

An update from the I-90 Wildlife Bridges Coalition. Conservation Northwest is the coalition's administering organization.

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Senate Budget Threatens Fair Funding for Wildlife and Recreation

Senate Budget Threatens Fair Funding for Wildlife and Recreation

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Apr 08, 2015 06:40 PM |

We need your help to remind senators that their constituents want fair and ample funding for environmental programs and opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors.

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One night, $300,000 to keep the Northwest wild!

One night, $300,000 to keep the Northwest wild!

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Apr 07, 2015 07:15 PM |
Filed under: Auction What's Hot

With support from our conservation community, we raised nearly $300,000 to fund work that’s keeping the Northwest wild!

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New Video on Connecting Wildlife Habitat Under and Over I-90

New Video on Connecting Wildlife Habitat Under and Over I-90

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Apr 02, 2015 01:15 PM |

Learn more about our work to make I-90 safer for both people and wildlife on the move.

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State House Budget a 'Step in the Right Direction'

State House Budget a 'Step in the Right Direction'

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Mar 27, 2015 05:00 PM |

We are particularly happy to see the House fund continued work towards coexistence between wolves and people, including ranchers and livestock operators. This includes $850,000 for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) to continue to advance predator-livestock conflict prevention, resolution and mediation in our state, as well as $1 million to fund research from the University of Washington that will help ensure wolf management decisions are made using the best available science.

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Students drawing attention to wildlife bridges with art contest

Students drawing attention to wildlife bridges with art contest

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Mar 25, 2015 04:55 PM |

Students grades K-12 interested in entering are asked to visit the I-90 Wildlife Bridges web page, choose one or more species from a list of native Cascade Mountains wildlife, illustrate the wildlife, take a photo of their art, and post it to Instagram using the hashtag #iHearti90Wildlife.

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Weigh in on Northwest Forest Plan revisions

Weigh in on Northwest Forest Plan revisions

WILD NW #243: Northwest Forest Plan revisions listening sessions

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