KEA and SOLE team up to spread the message of stormwater pollution

  On a Wednesday morning a group of motivated students, part of Selkirk Outdoor Leadership and Education partnered with Kootenai Environmental Alliance to stencil storm drains with the message, "DUMP NO WASTE, FLOWS TO OUR LAKE." These volunteers dedicated their time to raise awareness about stormwater pollution. Many people are under the assumption [...]

By | 2012-09-06T14:08:31+00:00 September 5th, 2012|blog, Community, KEA, Water|1 Comment

Gerry House

Sad news from Hayden Lake. Long-time KEA member and a great friend of clean water has passed away. The unfortunate details from facebook: Hayden Lake native Gerald “Gerry” House, 73, died at the North Idaho Hospice House on June 30 after a courageous six-year battle with multiple myeloma. Gerry’s friends are invited to a gathering [...]

By | 2012-07-01T16:13:51+00:00 July 1st, 2012|KEA|0 Comments

Summer Job at KEA!

Hey kids! Still looking for something interesting to do this summer? We’ve got a summer job for you. Our project grant for the summer just arrived and we need one or two summer students to do some specific research on one of the most important water quality concerns in our region. Now that our funding [...]

By | 2012-06-07T19:17:23+00:00 June 7th, 2012|KEA|1 Comment

Summer Legal Internship at KEA

Hey law students! Still looking for something interesting to do this summer? We’ve got a job for you. We were just awarded a project grant for the summer and we need one or two law students to do some specific research and writing for the project. It is, of course, related to our never-ending efforts [...]

By | 2012-05-15T13:45:03+00:00 May 15th, 2012|KEA|2 Comments

KEA Awards Presented at Gala

Our 2nd annual Earth Day Gala was a 2nd annual success last Friday at the Hayden Lake Country Club.  Dinner was served, items were auctioned, money was raised, speeches were given, and fun was had. Special thanks to all three Kootenai County Commissioners who joined us for our 40th Anniversary celebration. At the Gala, KEA [...]

By | 2012-04-23T15:21:56+00:00 April 23rd, 2012|KEA|0 Comments

Rumor Patrol

I don't know what you've heard. But it's probably true. Indeed, after almost three years as executive director, I am leaving the day-to-day employment of Kootenai Environmental Alliance.  In June, along with the family breadwinner (the Peyton Manning of academic law librarians), I will be relocating to Orange, California where the grass is not necessarily [...]

By | 2012-04-21T13:55:35+00:00 April 21st, 2012|KEA|0 Comments

KEA Index* for 2011

*Apologies to Harper's. 157 – Number of meetings, hearings, or events attended by Terry for KEA in 2011 163 – number Adrienne attended 40 – number of 2011 public events KEA hosted, sponsored or participated in 5 – number of predominantly fundraising events 1 – number of floating treatment wetlands launched in a pond above Hayden [...]

By | 2011-12-29T16:05:00+00:00 December 27th, 2011|blog, KEA|0 Comments