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

Dirty Coal: Idaho Deserves a Say

By | March 3rd, 2014|Categories: blog, Land Use, Water|

Coal companies, seeing little future growth domestically, have a new plan: strip mine coal in Montana and Wyoming and then transport it on long coal trains through North Idaho to massive coal export terminals in [...]

Liz Sedler Remembered

By | February 24th, 2014|Categories: blog|

The forests, grizzly bears, streams, fish and the city of Sandpoint lost one of their most tenacious and dedicated defenders, when Elizabeth “Liz” Sedler passed away on February 6, 2014 at her home in Samuels, [...]

The First Big Win – A Blow to the Tar Sands

By | January 30th, 2014|Categories: blog|

From 2010 to 2013, citizens’ movements in Idaho and Montana engaged in a fierce struggle with the state governments and Big Oil over a plan to ship hundreds of gigantic “megaloads” of equipment to the [...]

KEA Advocates for Improved Shoreline Protections

By | January 26th, 2014|Categories: blog|

Over the last two weeks, the Kootenai County Planning Commission has been holding workshops to address shoreline protection recommendations for the new land use code.  KEA's vigilant members, volunteers and staff have provided important information [...]

KEA to serve as Lake Coeur d’Alene Waterkeeper

By | January 2nd, 2014|Categories: blog, Water|

Kootenai Environmental Alliance is excited to announce that we have joined the National Waterkeeper Alliance as the Lake Coeur d'Alene Waterkeeper.   The Waterkeeper Alliance was formed in the late nineties by environmental attorney and activist [...]