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

Conservation Northwest and KPLU join forces for birds

Conservation Northwest and KPLU join forces for birds

Posted by bchristensen at Jun 21, 2010 04:00 PM |
Filed under: members matter! habitat

KPLU and Conservation Northwest are teaming up to create nesting habitat for birds near Mount Rainier

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It's unanimous: Endangered Species Day

Posted by Erin Moore at May 07, 2010 12:00 AM |
Filed under: endangered species

US Senate passes its annual resolution declaring the importance of protecting endangered species.

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Legislation connects habitat for wildlife in honor of Earth Day

Legislation connects habitat for wildlife in honor of Earth Day

Posted by bchristensen at Apr 21, 2010 09:35 PM |
Filed under: habitat What's Hot

The Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act, introduced today, recognizes the need for wildlife for room to roam to survive in the modern world and as they seek new habitat in response to climate change.

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Fisher reintroduction finale!

Fisher reintroduction finale!

Posted by Erin Moore at Feb 25, 2010 04:00 PM |

Reintroduction of Pacific fishers, a small native mammal, to Washington's Olympic Peninsula, comes to a successful finish. The animals will continue to be tracked and monitored by remote camera and radio collar.

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Twelve more fishers released in Olympic National Park

Posted by achristianson at Jan 27, 2010 12:55 PM |
Filed under: fisher

Twelve more fishers were released in mid January bringing the total number of released fishers to 77.

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Choosing a better path for Methow powerline

Choosing a better path for Methow powerline

Posted by Erin Moore at Jan 13, 2010 06:10 PM |
Filed under: habitat What's Hot

Conservation Northwest has filed a motion in Okanogan Superior court seeking to intervene in a lawsuit filed against Washington State by the Okanogan PUD. At issue is a new powerline that would punch though the largest remaining block of shrub-steppe habitat in the Methow valley and harm mule deer winter habitat.

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Happy New Year 2010 to fishers, the critter

Happy New Year 2010 to fishers, the critter

Posted by Erin Moore at Jan 11, 2010 07:30 PM |
Filed under: fisher wildlife habitat

The winter of 2009-2010 features the third and final winter of fisher releases. Pacific fishers, deep-forest hunter and smaller relative to the wolverine, are being reintroduced to Olympic National Park after an 80-year absence.

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Protecting rare prairie into the year 2040

Protecting rare prairie into the year 2040

Posted by Erin Moore at Nov 12, 2009 06:50 PM |

Conservation Northwest staff joined other coalition members to testify against the Cross-Base Highway and urge protection for Washington's rare prairie habitat.

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Wolf hearings well attended

Wolf hearings well attended

Posted by Erin Moore at Nov 11, 2009 01:00 AM |

This fall hundreds of citizens showed up at a round of twelve public hearings held around the state on recovery of Washington's wolves.

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Wildlife up, I-1033 down

Wildlife up, I-1033 down

Posted by Erin Moore at Nov 04, 2009 06:30 PM |

I-1033, was soundly rejected by voters 55%-45%. This was Mr. Eyman's second consecutive landslide defeat.

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