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

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Uniquely Pacific Northwest wolves

Uniquely Pacific Northwest wolves

Posted by Erin Moore at Sep 15, 2012 12:00 AM |

Sept 15 - Will Cascades wolves retain federal endangered species act protections? The US Fish and Wildlife Service is currently deciding, and Conservation Northwest and others called on President Barack Obama to maintain Endangered Species Act protection for wolves in the Pacific Northwest.

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Cascades grizzly bears get BC hotline

Cascades grizzly bears get BC hotline

Posted by Erin Moore at Jul 25, 2012 11:20 AM |

Jul 25 - This summer, call in your grizzly bear sightings to 1-855-GO GRIZZ! BC biologists and US counterparts hope to invest citizens in a similar vein through citizen science and monitoring. Hotline reports are screened by trained volunteers and forwarded on to BC biologists, who will follow up with field verification.

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Next step taken for Lake Whatcom forest park

Next step taken for Lake Whatcom forest park

Posted by Erin Moore at Jul 04, 2012 05:40 PM |
Filed under: Lake Whatcom What's Hot

July 4 - Yesterday, Washington's Board of Natural Resources voted to approve a land exchange necessary to assemble lands into the right pattern for transfer into a Lake Whatcom Forest Preserve Park.

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Why I-90 wildlife bridges?

Why I-90 wildlife bridges?

Posted by rturnblom at Jun 01, 2012 12:00 AM |

June 1 – This Memorial week was full of reminders of why building Washington’s first wildlife overpass on I-90 is elemental as a safer mode of transportation for animals and people alike.

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Learn to track wildlife

Learn to track wildlife

Posted by rturnblom at Jun 01, 2012 12:00 AM |

Jun 1 - Want to keep track of wildlife this summer and fall? Check out the variety of wildlife tracking training courses offered by David Moskowitz and the Wilderness Awareness School! Visit conservationnw.org.

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Rally for a wild place

Rally for a wild place

Posted by Erin Moore at May 07, 2012 12:00 AM |

May 7, 2012 - [video] Locals, ski guides, and Olympic gold medalists rallied in Invermere, BC, for grizzly bears and against a proposed Jumbo glacier resort.

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Mitch Friedman in PNW Magazine

Mitch Friedman in PNW Magazine

Posted by Erin Moore at Mar 10, 2012 01:00 AM |
Filed under: What's Hot

Mitch Friedman and the related success of Conservation Northwest are featured in Pacific Northwest Magazine, Sunday insert to the Seattle Times.

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Colville victory for forests & jobs

Colville victory for forests & jobs

Posted by Erin Moore at Feb 02, 2012 01:00 AM |

Feb 2 - The Department of Agriculture has awarded the Northeast Washington Forest Vision 2020 project $968,000, naming it one of the top Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration Program projects in the nation. The project can now begin forest restoration and job creation on the Colville National Forest in northeastern Washington.

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Washington's wolves get a plan

Washington's wolves get a plan

Dec 3 - Spurred along by the natural local return of wolves, years of science-based collaborative work, and support from thousands of residents, the Washington State Fish and Wildlife Commission votes to approve a wolf recovery plan.

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Shanker's Bend dam averted

Shanker's Bend dam averted

Posted by Erin Moore at Sep 26, 2011 12:00 AM |

The 240-foot-high dam near the US-BC border would have drowned part of the Similkameen River valley, the most important riparian reach in the US portion of the Okanogan watershed and home to rare wildlife.

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