Wildlife

Our members are dedicated to making sure that wildlife has a voice. KEA works to educate the public on wildlife issues while promoting the health of game, non-game wildlife and habitats. The wildlife that demands our attention in northern Idaho are wolves, wolverine, grizzly bears, woodland caribou, lynx, bull trout, white sturgeon and the pika.

Latest Wildlife Topics:

  • Endangered Caribou Critical Habitat March 25, 2015

    A coalition of conservation groups filed a lawsuit in 2013 challenging the US Fish and Wildlife Services (USFWS) decision to cut more than 90% of protected critical habitat for the endan...

  • KEA Joins Suit to Stop Wildlife Killing Contest on Public Lands November 14, 2014

    On Thursday the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) approved an unprecedented 5-year permit to allow for killing contests for wolves, coyotes, weasels, rabbits, skunks and others on our public lands. Foll...

  • The Importance of Bats in Our Lives October 22, 2014

    Particularly during the Halloween season, images of bats are common in decorations and costumes designed to frighten us.  Unfortunately, this theme of fear and revulsion extends througho...

  • Fish and Wildlife Service Plays Politics with Wolverine Survival August 13, 2014

    Bowing to political pressure, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service formally withdrew its proposal to list wolverines under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), despite the species’ small popu...

  • Farm Bill July 11, 2014

    Earlier this year, President Obama signed the Agriculture Reform, Food and Jobs Act, also known as the Farm Bill.  The Farm Bill isn’t new, but is updated and reauthorized every five years to serve as...

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