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May 15 2019
Apr 26 2019

COMPLETED ACTION: Funding for State Parks and Forests is Under Threat!

COMPLETED ACTION: Funding for State Parks and Forests is Under Threat!

The comment period for this opportunity has closed. See our Take Action Page for more opportunities! Time is running out for the Washington State Legislature to finalize its budget for the next […]

Mar 19 2019

COMPLETED ACTION: Support Funding for Legacy Roads and Trails Program!

COMPLETED ACTION: Support Funding for Legacy Roads and Trails Program!

In 2019 the U.S. Forest Service’s (USFS) Legacy Roads and Trails (LRT) program was virtually eliminated by the Consolidated Appropriations Act, removing a decade-old dedicated budget line item for this […]

Mar 5 2019

COMPLETED ACTION: Help Protect New State Conservation Lands!

COMPLETED ACTION: Help Protect New State Conservation Lands!

Currently, the Washington Department of Natural Resources (WA DNR) has nominated four areas in Washington for Trust Land Transfer into the Natural Resource Conservation Area program in the 2019-2021 Budget. […]

Feb 27 2019

Bill to Protect Wild Rivers, Salmon Passes Environmental Committees and Moves to a Floor Vote

Bill to Protect Wild Rivers, Salmon Passes Environmental Committees and Moves to a Floor Vote

Today, Washington Wild coordinated a joint comment letter signed by 84 conservation and recreation groups and local businesses to the State House and Senate supporting HB 1261 and SB 5322. This […]

Feb 22 2019

COMPLETED ACTION: Take A Stand Against Climate Change, Support New Green Deal

Posted on Feb 22, 2019 in Action Alerts, Conservation News, WA Wild Blog
COMPLETED ACTION: Take A Stand Against Climate Change, Support New Green Deal

As many of you are aware, on February 7th Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) introduced a joint resolution called the New Green Deal. The resolution […]

Feb 12 2019

Pro-Public Lands Package, Land & Water Conservation Fund, Passes Senate!

Pro-Public Lands Package, Land & Water Conservation Fund, Passes Senate!

Today, after months of negotiations and legislative hurdles, a pro-public lands package which bundles together over 100 individual lands bills and includes Senator Maria Cantwell’s legislation to permanently reauthorize the […]

Feb 1 2019

COMPLETED ACTION: Protect our Rivers, Salmon and Resident Orcas from Unregulated Mining

Posted on Feb 1, 2019 in Action Alerts, Conservation News, Mining, WA Wild Blog
COMPLETED ACTION: Protect our Rivers, Salmon and Resident Orcas from Unregulated Mining

Washington’s wild steelhead, salmon and native trout are in trouble. Our beloved Southern Resident orcas are on the brink of extinction due to decimated Chinook salmon populations, and yet Washington […]

Jan 4 2019

COMPLETED ACTION: Support Baker Lake Road to Trail Project

COMPLETED ACTION: Support Baker Lake Road to Trail Project

The comment period for this opportunity has closed. See our Take Action Page for more opportunities! The Forest Service is currently looking for input on alternative trail locations near Baker Lake, aiming […]

Nov 1 2018

COMPLETED ACTION: Support Long Term Protection of the Methow Valley from Industrial-Scale Mining!

COMPLETED ACTION: Support Long Term Protection of the Methow Valley from Industrial-Scale Mining!

The comment period for this opportunity has closed. See our Take Action Page for more opportunities! Mining interests have targeted the Methow Valley for exploratory drilling near Flagg Mountain as […]