The Latest on Stibnite Gold Mine

The Forest Service continues to move forward with permitting for the project. Midas Gold has been emphasizing several positive restoration outcomes, but under the current plan, these benefits could be overshadowed by permanent large-scale impacts from the mine layout.

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Idaho Needs a State Track Inspector Before BNSF Second Bridge

Why don’t we have a state railroad track inspector in Idaho? How do we know BNSF is capable of containing an oil spill during spring runoff?

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Give Your Input: Recommended Wilderness on the Salmon-Challis National Forest

Provide input on the wilderness evaluation process for the Salmon-Challis National Forest now through Jan. 31, 2019. Speak up for protecting wild places!

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Let’s Come Together to Protect Air Quality During Inversions

It’s that dreaded time of year when inversions cause valleys across Idaho to fill with pollution. While we can’t prevent inversions, we can all do our part to keep pollution levels as low as possible.

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Idaho’s Snake River Steelhead Fisheries Plan

98.6% of Idaho’s Snake River steelhead die from causes downstream. Of the 1.6% that return to Idaho, only 3.2% of these may die from incidental interactions with anglers.

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The Next Chapter

In June 2019 I will step down as the Idaho Conservation League executive director. We’ve done many good things together, because it’s been a group effort all along. You have had my back for decades. I am very grateful to you.

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