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Former Governor and Interior Secretary Cecil Andrus is one of several prominent Idahoans to appear in a new ad campaign in support of national monument designation for the Boulder-White Cloud Mountains.
ICL is participating in an event tonight that will offer 10 big ideas to make Boise greener.
While approving one set of pollution controls at Idaho Power's Bridger coal plant, Idaho regulators highlight the detrimental environmental effects of coal. To ICL this is a partial win.
ICL would like to extend a special invitation to become an Advocate for Idaho, our monthly giving program.
ICL's artist in residence program creates a nexus between art and nature.
Several proposals are in the works to build crude oil terminals on the West Coast. This means oil from the Bakken Oil Fields in North Dakota would be shipped through North Idaho, raising safety and other concerns on top of those related to proposed coal shipments.
The Idaho Department of Water Resources recently rejected a proposal to dredge mine in Red River. The proposed mining operation could have damaged habitat for Chinook salmon, steelhead, bull trout and other sensitive species.
Controlling carbon pollution to protect our air and climate is a hot topic these days. Around the country and right here in Idaho it's been a busy week.
ICL Executive Director Rick Johnson and ICL Board Chair Elaine French on what national monument designation for the Boulder-White Clouds would and would not do.
The Idaho Legislature's Interim Committee on Public Lands will accept public testimony for the first time at a Dec 4 hearing. If you agree that Idaho's public lands are a treasure and don't want to see them sold off to the highest bidder, your voice is needed!
Coal exports through proposed western U.S. ports would pack a bigger punch to our climate than the tar sands oil piped through the proposed Keystone XL pipeline.
Sixty-one percent of voters wanted the City of Boise to raise more money for open space.
Today is election day. Two bonds on the ballot today would fund neighborhood safety, parks, and open space.
A Lewiston Tribune editorial points out that the supporters of the Great Idaho Land Grab are misguided and fail to grasp reality. Those who support this unconstitutional effort would do better to consider locally-driven collaborative efforts around the state that are paying dividends, creating jobs and protecting sensitive landscapes for our children and grandchildren.
Making a plan for election day can make a big difference.
A new trail in the Boise Foothills is the kind of thing we can create by voting yes for the bonds in the Nov 5 election.
A deep and genuine appreciation for the importance of open space and the places we call home.
An aerial overview of the Recent Beaver Creek fire shows a natural mosaic burn and shows us some lessons to think forward on.
ICL is rounding out our 40th anniversary year with a unique, must-see documentary film showcasing 50 years of environmental activism and the people who continue to inspire us today.
In counting the ways I love Boise, open space pops right to the top!