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

Fladry protects wolves and livestock in Teanaway

Fladry protects wolves and livestock in Teanaway

A non-lethal wolf mitigation tool that's centuries-old is helping prevent wolf-livestock conflict in the Teanaway Valley this spring. And Conservation Northwest staff and volunteers were happy to lend a hand to the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife to put it in place.

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For woodland caribou, challenges remain

For woodland caribou, challenges remain

Posted by Jasmine Minbashian at May 08, 2014 07:50 PM |

USFWS may downgrade protections for Selkirks caribou, deeming them "threatened" and no longer "endangered," in response to a petition from the Pacific Legal Foundation, which represents snowmobile interests in northern Idaho.

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3,000 acres of new wildlife land conserved in the Cascades

3,000 acres of new wildlife land conserved in the Cascades

Posted by Jen Watkins at Apr 11, 2014 03:51 PM |
Filed under: Wildlife habitat

Elk, mule deer, and more can now enjoy a more connected and secure future in the Manastash of Washington's central Cascades. Prior to this acquisition, volunteer teams with Conservation Northwest's Citizen Wildlife Monitoring Project caught remote camera photos of wildlife on these valuable parcels.

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A night with the grizzlies

A night with the grizzlies

Posted by Erin Moore at Apr 11, 2014 12:00 AM |

On April 8 the Whistler community welcomed the Coast to Cascades Grizzly Bear Initiative at "A night with the grizzlies."

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$7500 reward offered for illegal wolf killing

$7500 reward offered for illegal wolf killing

Posted by Erin Moore at Feb 21, 2014 03:37 PM |

The illegally killed wolf was once part of the Smackout Pack in northeast Washington. Today, Conservation Northwest and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced a reward for up to $7,500 to anyone who can offer information leading to the conviction of the person or persons involved in the illegal killing of a female collared gray wolf.

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Citizen wildlife monitoring report published

Citizen wildlife monitoring report published

Posted by Erin Moore at Feb 14, 2014 12:00 AM |

The newest field season report by the Citizen Wildlife Monitoring Project underscores the value of wildlife monitoring to conserve Washington's wildlife and habitat.

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Community celebrates new Lake Whatcom park

Community celebrates new Lake Whatcom park

Posted by Comm intern at Jan 27, 2014 12:15 PM |
Filed under: Lake Whatcom What's Hot

Whatcom County residents joined local elected and community leaders in commemorating the new Lake Whatcom park, looking forward to a public process for new trails and recreation.

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Cascades to Rockies milestone attained

Cascades to Rockies milestone attained

Posted by Erin Moore at Jan 08, 2014 12:00 AM |

Conservation Northwest has completed its Columbia Highlands Initiative Capital Campaign, securing 1,024 acres in a critical habitat pathway for wildlife between the Cascades and the Rockies.

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Scholarships help Cascades wildlife

Scholarships help Cascades wildlife

Posted by Erin Moore at Dec 30, 2013 01:25 PM |
Filed under: What's Hot

WADOT and I-90 Wildlife Bridges Coalition offer a 2014 Bridging Futures scholarship, asking high school juniors and seniors: “How should our future highways best protect wildlife?”

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Good news spreads for range riding

Good news spreads for range riding

Posted by Erin Moore at Nov 13, 2013 07:10 PM |

The Spokesman-Review on Sunday ran a feature article telling the story of Conservation Northwest's budding range rider program. This last season, 2013, Conservation Northwest expanded the program to sponsor range riders for three ranch families in Washington.

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