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

Coeur d’Alene Will Reward Residents for Water Conservation

By | August 15th, 2013|Categories: blog, Community, Water|

Water is a precious resource that we must all protect through conservation. Here in Idaho, 40-60% of water consumed by homeowners is used outdoors for lawns and plants. During the summer, Coeur d’Alene municipal water [...]

Megaloads Update: Shipping company thumbs nose at Forest Service, Nez Perce Tribe

By | August 6th, 2013|Categories: blog, Water|

We got the following alert from our friends at Idaho Rivers United yesterday: Omega Morgan’s promise to truck a megaload of industrial equipment along U.S. Highway 12 Monday night is in direct defiance of the [...]

HR 1526 Great Name Bad Idea

By | August 6th, 2013|Categories: blog, Forests, Wildlife|

Recently, the US House Natural Resources Committee passed H.R. 1526, the “Restoring Healthy Forests for Healthy Communities Act” introduced by Rep. Hastings (R-WA)- who is also conveniently the Chairman of the Committee. This [...]

Environmental Education and Climate Change: Everybody is a Student

By | July 30th, 2013|Categories: blog|

I have been a science teacher with the Coeur d'Alene School District for five years now, and my interactions with Kootenai Environmental Alliance both in and out of the classroom have been overwhelmingly positive for [...]