Blog List 2016-10-12T22:55:59+00:00

Restoration Partnership Plans for Restoration of Injured Natural Resources in Coeur d’Alene Basin

By | November 28th, 2016|Categories: Forests, Water, Wildlife|

For most of the 20th century, mining wastes in the Coeur d’Alene Basin were discharged into the South Fork and mainstem Coeur d’Alene River and its tributaries, or were deposited on lands and eventually migrated [...]

Judge blocks Montana Logging Project in Lynx Habitat

By | November 28th, 2016|Categories: Forests, Wildlife|

A federal judge has blocked a logging project northeast of Yellowstone National Park until federal officials analyze the effects of the project on Canada lynx that live in the area. A wildlife advocacy group that [...]

Kootenai County Commissioners Candidate Forum

By | October 28th, 2016|Categories: Community, Land Use|

There is an ever expanding atmosphere of anticipation and anxiety that surrounds presidential election years like 2016.  But don’t let your fascination with activity on the national stage eclipse another very important showdown-the local elections.  [...]

Court Rules that Coal Train Dust Case Should Go To Trial

By | October 27th, 2016|Categories: Water|

Case will determine whether uncovered coal trains violate the federal Clean Water Act A federal judge decided today that the citizens of Washington state will be able to present testimony about the environmental impact of [...]