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Kootenai Environmental Alliance is committed to enriching our community through public education and programs that encourage sustainability.

Our unique Local Food Share initiative and Community Roots Gathering Garden program encourages sustainable food practices, reduction of our carbon footprint and secures healthy meals for local low-income families.

KEA hosts free bi-monthly educational forums, Lunch & Learn’s, where experts can inform the public on local, regional and national environmental issues.

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401, 2016

Prepare to Adapt to a Warming Climate

By | January 4th, 2016|Categories: blog, Community, Forests, Water, Wildlife|0 Comments

The climate is changing here in the Inland Northwest and scientists say that the conditions we experienced in 2015 will be an “average year” by 2040. In November, more than 400 regional scientists [...]

101, 2016

Stand Up to Tesoro Savage and More Oil Trains

By | January 1st, 2016|Categories: Community, Land Use, Water|0 Comments

For years there has been a growing movement throughout the Pacific Northwest to oppose dirty, dangerous fossil fuel projects — from coal export to oil-by-rail terminals. Tesoro-Savage has proposed a huge new oil terminal in [...]