Lawsuit Targets Pruitt for Refusing to Hold Mining Industry Accountable for Toxic Waste Cleanup

EPA Administrator Stymied Proposed Rule Limiting Taxpayer Burden for Hazardous Mine Remediation

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Rolling Back Fuel Efficiency Standards Will Hurt Idaho

Yet another attempt to weaken protections for our environment and health, while simultaneously hurting Idaho’s economy.

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Birdland

Editor’s note: This posting was authored by Pat Ford. Many years ago, Pat served as the executive director of ICL. Most recently, he was the executive director for Save Our Wild Salmon Coalition. Pat lives in Boise, Idaho, and periodically contributes to the ICL blog. On the way to a wedding, I detoured through New York City last month […]

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The Idaho Primary: Vote Like It Matters on May 15

Democracy is not a spectator sport. We’re living with the fact that elections matter every day. That means your vote matters.

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Idaho Gives Is Tomorrow — Thursday, May 3!

Hear it straight from the ICL staff — how does your gift to ICL on May 3 make a difference?
And why is Idaho Gives so important for ICL?

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Salmon and Steelhead Get Bad News from DC

The U.S. House of Representatives passed HR 3144, also known as the Salmon Extinction Act. The bill enshrines Snake and Columbia river and dam management practices that federal courts have twice found to be inadequate to save the fish from extinction.

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Fish and Game Proposes Opening a Fall Hunt for Yellowstone Grizzlies

Yellowstone grizzly recovery is a tremendous success story that highlights the importance of the Endangered Species Act, dedicated conservation funding and public collaboration. Given this recovery, ICL believes that Idaho needs to make sure grizzly management is effective before we jump into a hunting season.

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A Great Deal for Idaho’s Environment and Citizens

Great news! After years of ICL work, our expertise across the range of issues — coal plants, conservation programs and clean energy sources, as well as taxation and depreciation — enabled us to secure meaningful, long-term benefits for Idaho’s environment and its citizens.

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New ICL Staffer at a New Horizon

Meet ICL’s new development assistant, Amanda Gardner.
Stop in and say hi if you are in the area!

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Join Us for Idaho Gives on May 3!

Celebrate Idaho’s amazing nonprofit organizations and support the work of ICL to protect the air you breathe, water you drink and land you love.
Idaho comes together online on May 3 — be a part of it!

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