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

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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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Coast to Cascades offers reward for info on Jewel's killer

Coast to Cascades offers reward for info on Jewel's killer

Posted by Erin Moore at Nov 03, 2013 01:00 PM |

The Coast to Cascades Grizzly Bear Initiative has condemned the killing of Jewel, one of the few remaining females in the Stein-Nahatlatch grizzly bear population south of Lillooet. Two initiative member groups, Conservation Northwest and Pemberton Wildlife Association have posted a reward of $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible.

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Lynx going critical in the Kettles

Lynx going critical in the Kettles

Posted by Erin Moore at Sep 29, 2013 12:00 AM |

Once again comes a proposal for critical habitat to protect lynx, this time for 26 million acres spread across six northern states including Washington.

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Coast to Cascades launched to save grizzly bears

Coast to Cascades launched to save grizzly bears

Conservation Northwest has launched a collaborative effort to stem the ongoing loss of grizzly bear range and to promote grizzly bear recovery in the transboundary ecosystems of southwest British Columbia and northwest Washington.

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A win for murrelets

A win for murrelets

Posted by Erin Moore at Sep 11, 2013 07:00 AM |

Thanks to diligent efforts and top notch legal representation, protections will continue for marbled murrelets, a Northwest coastal bird. A federal district court has rejected a fourth attempt by the timber industry to open the threatened seabird's critical old growth habitat to logging.

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Wolf delisting deadline extended to Dec 17

Wolf delisting deadline extended to Dec 17

Posted by Erin Moore at Sep 04, 2013 12:00 AM |

The comment deadline for protecting wolves in much of the United States including the Northwest has been extended to 10/28/13, with public hearings scheduled for Sacramento, Albuquerque, and Washington DC.

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Next steps, responsible riding

Next steps, responsible riding

Posted by Erin Moore at Aug 19, 2013 12:00 AM |

In response to Okanogan County ordinances allowing ATVs on high speed highways, Conservation Northwest and the Methow Valley Citizens Council have filed a lawsuit.

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For Cascades wolves, it's premature to remove protections

For Cascades wolves, it's premature to remove protections

Posted by Erin Moore at Jun 13, 2013 03:45 PM |

Conservation Northwest urges continued protection for Washington's Cascades wolves and their recognition as a distinct population. This approach would allow all the aspects of the Washington Gray Wolf Conservation and Management Plan to be fully implemented, while allowing for higher federal poaching fines and greater accountability to recovery goals.

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