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December 5th: Panhandle Health District, Valerie Wade

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The Confluence Project (TCP) is a partnership model of environmental education developed by the University of Idaho (UI)’s Waters of the West (WoW) program. The primary goals of TCP are to improve science education in urban, rural and tribal areas of Idaho and to build community capacity to protect and restore local water resources.

WILD AND SCENIC FILM FESTIVAL

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Kootenai Environmental Alliance presents the Wild and Scenic Film Festival at the North Idaho College campus!

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March 12th, 2020, 6:00-9:00 PM

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7:00 pm KEA Climate Action Committee Mee... @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
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KE Alliance Speaker Series Decem... @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
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KE Alliance Speaker Series December 2019 @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States
Come hear from interesting people while enjoying some snacks and beverages! First Thursday of the month from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. Networking with beverages and snacks from 5:30 PM to 6:00 PM and talk from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM December: Panhandle Health District, Valerie Wade The Bunker Hill Superfund Site: Successes and the[...]
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5:00 pm KEA Wildlife Committee Meeting @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
KEA Wildlife Committee Meeting @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
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The KEA Wildlife Committee meets the second Thursday of every month.
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KEA Climate Action Committee Mee... @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
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5:00 pm KEA Wildlife Committee Meeting @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
KEA Wildlife Committee Meeting @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
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7:00 pm KEA Climate Action Committee Mee... @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
KEA Climate Action Committee Mee... @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
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5:00 pm KEA Wildlife Committee Meeting @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
KEA Wildlife Committee Meeting @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
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7:00 pm KEA Climate Action Committee Mee... @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
KEA Climate Action Committee Mee... @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
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The KEA Climate Action Committee meets the Third Wednesday of the month here at the KEA office.
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12
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5:00 pm KEA Wildlife Committee Meeting @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
KEA Wildlife Committee Meeting @ Kootenai Environmental Alliance
Mar 12 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The KEA Wildlife Committee meets the second Thursday of every month.
6:00 pm Wild and Scenic Film Festival 2020 @ North Idaho College
Wild and Scenic Film Festival 2020 @ North Idaho College
Mar 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Wild and Scenic Film Festival 2020 @ North Idaho College | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States
Kootenai Environmental Alliance presents the Wild and Scenic Film Festival at the North Idaho College campus! SYRCL’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival celebrates 18 years of inspiring activism through film and art. Location: North Idaho College Boswell Hall / Schuler Auditorium 880 W. Garden Avenue Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814 View a Map Date/Time Information: Thursday, March[...]
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Local, Regional, and National Environmental News

Shoes Out of Recycled Ocean Plastic

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 25, 2019

Update: Adidas announced they will create 11 million new shoes using recycled plastic that has been pulled from our planet’s oceans.  IT’S MORNING. ANOTHER PICTURE-PERFECT DAY BY THE SEA. You lace up your new running shoes. Stepping into the crisp, bright day, you fill your lungs with air. Soon, you’re at the beach, hitting your stride. Read more […]

Things You Might Not Know About Recycling

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 25, 2019

Last Earth Day, I published a column in the Washington Post on common recycling myths. I received so many comments and emails in response, often asking additional questions, that I wanted to follow up with a new list here at National Geographic. The recycling industry is changing rapidly, as are advancements in materials science and product design. […]

Updates on the Coeur d’Alene River Basin Cleanup

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 17, 2019

Here are the latest updates on the Coeur d’Alene River Basin Cleanup. If you can’t see the document for some reason click this link to see the PDF https://semspub.epa.gov/work/10/100159827.pdf [embeddoc url=”https://kealliance.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/100159827.pdf” download=”all”]

Drought and Water Pollution Means Taps Run Dry for Half of Zimbabwe’s Capital City

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 17, 2019

More than 2 million people in and around Zimbabwe’s capital city, Harare, are currently without access to municipal drinking water, the result of a years-long drought and high water pollution levels, Climate Change News reported. With their taps running dry, residents are instead relying on merchants, open wells, streams, and boreholes for water. Read more […]

New Analysis for Drought Management in the Willamette River Basin

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 17, 2019

In Oregon’s fertile Willamette River Basin, where two-thirds of the state’s population lives, managing water scarcity would be more effective if conservation measures were introduced in advance and upstream from the locations where droughts are likely to cause shortages, according to a new study. Read the rest of the story here: https://www.enn.com/articles/58795-new-analysis-reveals-challenges-for-drought-management-in-oregon-s-willamette-river-basin

Government Should Invite, Not Repress Climate Change Activism

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 17, 2019

Last weekend, France recorded an all-time heat record of 45.9 degrees Celsius. With rising temperatures globally, heatwaves are becoming more intense and frequent and their impacts can be devastating. But when a group called Extinction Rebellion organized a protest on a Paris bridge on June 28 demanding France act more swiftly to reduce carbon emissions, they faced a […]

People with Disabilities Should Be Included in Climate Action

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 17, 2019

The United Nations Human Rights Council made history on Friday when it adopted a resolution on climate change and the rights of people with disabilities. The resolution calls on governments to adopt a disability-inclusive approach when taking action to address climate change. Read the rest of the article here: https://www.hrw.org/news/2019/07/15/un-climate-resolution-emphasizes-protection-disability-rights

Democratic National Committee’s Decision Not to Have a Debate on the Climate Crisis

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 17, 2019

In our extended interview with independent climate journalist Dahr Jamail, he talks about the Democratic National Committee’s decision not to have a debate on the climate crisis, and to bar anyone who participates in an unsanctioned debate from participating in future official Democratic primary debates. Jamail is a staff reporter at Truthout and author of […]

Updates From the Gizmo CdA Makers Faire on Saturday 2019

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 15, 2019

Kootenai Environmental Alliance was in attendance at the first ever Makers Faire put on by Gizmo-Cda this past Saturday. Staff rotated shifts throughout the day with my shift being the last shift of the day. It was an event full of makers, doers, educators, and inventors. Anyone in attendance would have been able to find […]

Legacy of Mining Has Left A Dangerous Cocktail in Coeur d’Alene Lake

By Jamie Lynn Morgan | July 3, 2019

Article Everyone Should Read A recent article published in the High Country News talks about the after affects mining has left in our area and specifically Coeur d’Alene Lake. (Read the entire article here: A dangerous cocktail threatens the gem of North Idaho” ) “As attractive as it appears, the landscape around Coeur d’Alene Lake […]

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