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News updates on our work from the Coast to the Rockies.
The first wolf confirmed back in Western WA just died on I-90
“This proposal is a step in the wrong direction for wolf recovery in our region,” said Chase Gunnell, spokesman for Conservation Northwest.
WILD NW #245: Speak out for a healthy, sustainable and wild future in the Teanaway Community Forest.
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.
With support from our conservation community, we raised nearly $300,000 to fund work that’s keeping the Northwest wild!
Learn more about our work to make I-90 safer for both people and wildlife on the move.
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.
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.
WILD NW #243: Northwest Forest Plan revisions listening sessions
We're excited to hear that Washington's Wolves are continuing their natural recovery despite some setbacks last year.
Black bears and other wildlife in Washington need your support to stop Substitute House Bill 1838, a nasty legislative proposal that would allow any landowner to place a bait station on their property in order to attract and shoot black bears.
Conservation Northwest supports Substitute House Bill 2107 as amended on February 27th in the House Appropriations Committee, opposes Senate Bill 5583