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Water is critical to all life on Earth. The clear rivers, beautiful lakes and pure drinking water are reasons many of us chose to make Northern Idaho home. KEA is a leading advocate for water quality protection and water conservation across the Inland Northwest.

We work to protect the surface beauty our water presents, as well as, flows in the Spokane River and the water quality in the Spokane River, Coeur d’Alene Lake, Hayden Lake and our other waterways which have degraded due to elevated phosphorous levels, sediment and stormwater pollution.

We also work to reinforce and improve water conservation measures in area communities.

Learn more about the CdA Residential Landscape Conservation Rebate Program.

Learn more about Xeriscape Design – planting drought tolerant and native plant species in your landscaping to conserve water. You can view our Xeriscape Demonstration Garden at the corner of 10th Street and Foster Ave.

Xeriscape Demonstration Garden Design

Xeriscape Garden

Xeriscaping 101 brochure

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2009, 2016

CdA City Council to Consider Blackwell Annexation

By | September 20th, 2016|Categories: blog, Land Use, Water|0 Comments

Tonight the Coeur d'Alene City Council is being asked to annex 172 acres of Blackwell Island, Lake Coeur d’Alene and the Spokane River and change the zoning to Commercial At 17 Units/Acre (C17). This request [...]

3008, 2016

Spokane River Extremely Low, Water Conservation Needed

By | August 30th, 2016|Categories: blog, Water|0 Comments

Today river advocates are calling on their neighbors and Spokane City water managers to turn down the spigots, and turn off sprinklers. The Spokane River flows dropped below 850 cubic feet per second (cfs) – [...]

1907, 2016

Health Advisories Issued for Fernan and Hayden Lakes

By | July 19th, 2016|Categories: Hayden Lake, Water|0 Comments

Panhandle Health District (PHD) and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) have issued health advisories for the east side of Fernan Lake and the northern arm of Hayden Lake, near the Sportsman Access. PHD [...]