The average life expectancy of the new car you just bought is 8 years. The best planes in the world made right here in Washington State could last as long as 30 years. But Washington’s national parks, forests, and wildlife refuges stand to outlive all of us and be passed on to our grandkids’ grandkids […]
Join us at Icicle Brewing Company for a Benevolent Brewshed Feature Night! 25% of all proceeds from 6 PM to CLOSE will be donated to Washington Wild in honor of the Brewshed® Alliance. Icicle Brewing Company will be featuring live music Amber Sweeney! Join us for a great beer, great food, a great cause, drawings and […]
Join us at Icicle Brewing Company for a special celebratory Brewshed® Happy Hour. On December 12, 2014 Congress passed the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Additions (click here to read the blog by Tom Uniack, Washington Wild’s Conservation Director) and on December 19, 2014 President Barak Obama signed it into law! This bill also designated 40 miles […]
The strong response from business leaders in support of protecting local Wilderness and public lands through Washington Wild is not a philanthropic act. It is rooted in sound economics and good business. Recent research has confirmed what business owners in Washington have known for some time, that quality of life issues, like access to wild lands and waters or historic destinations, are key to attracting top talent to our region.
Dozens of local CEO’s and executives of Washington-based companies sent a letter to the key House and Senate Committees and the Washington Congressional delegation in support of a handful of public lands bills pending in Congress. The letter supported enacting a public land legacy for Washington State including legislation to expand the Alpine Lakes Wilderness […]
By: Pamela Brulotte, Owner of Icicle Brewing Company April 2014 Sitting on a sunny patio amidst the beautiful, wild scenery of Leavenworth drinking a local craft beer makes it easy to appreciate the benefits of wild lands and waters. From here, we can’t see our water source that helps create the craft beer of Icicle Brewing […]
On a snowy February in 2011, I walked into a rustic log cabin at the Murie Center outside of Jackson Hole, WY, and into a room of Wilderness advocates and mountain bike leaders from around the country. The meeting was engineered in an attempt to find some common ground between the two camps around Wilderness […]