Donate Now! Subscribe
May 10 2024

🚨ACT NOW: Protect the New Public Lands Rule Against Efforts to Overturn It

Washington Wild is a proponent of the Public Lands Rule. Read Washington Wild’s public comment letter, signed by 100 Brewshed® Alliance Members, local businesses, outdoor recreationists, hunters and anglers, and […]

May 10 2024

WA Wild Coordinates Letter Supporting Public Lands Rule With 100 Signers

Posted on May 10, 2024 in Conservation News, WA Wild Blog

Washington Wild is a proponent of the Public Lands Rule. Read Washington Wild’s public comment letter, signed by 100 Brewshed® Alliance Members, local businesses, outdoor recreationists, hunters and anglers, and conservation and […]

Jan 11 2018

Our Public Lands – A Legacy Worth Protecting

Posted on Jan 11, 2018 in Conservation News, WA Wild Blog
Our Public Lands – A Legacy Worth Protecting

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 […]

Jul 24 2017

Nearly 50 Groups Encourage Transparency, Public Input, Efficiency in BLM Planning Process

Posted on Jul 24, 2017 in BLM Wild Lands, Conservation News
Nearly 50 Groups Encourage Transparency, Public Input, Efficiency in BLM Planning Process

Earlier this year in March, President Donald Trump signed legislation into law (H.J. Res. 44) that repealed recently completed planning regulations that were meant to increase transparency and provide more […]

Feb 3 2017

COMPLETED ACTION: Defend Your Ability to Speak Up for Our Public Lands!

Posted on Feb 3, 2017 in Action Alerts, Conservation News
COMPLETED ACTION: Defend Your Ability to Speak Up for Our Public Lands!

Rep. Lynne Cheney (R-WY) has introduced House Joint Resolution 44 and Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-KA) introduced House Joint Resolution 15 under the Congressional Review Act that would repeal recently completed […]

Feb 1 2017

COMPLETED ACTION: The War On Public Lands Begins…Stand Up for Our Wild Places!

Posted on Feb 1, 2017 in Action Alerts, Conservation News
COMPLETED ACTION: The War On Public Lands Begins…Stand Up for Our Wild Places!

As 2017 began, within days it became clear that wild places on federal lands were going to be attacked on two fronts. The new Republican led Congress wasted little time […]

Jan 17 2017

2016 Washington Wild Conservation Accomplishments

Posted on Jan 17, 2017 in Conservation News, WA Wild Blog
2016 Washington Wild Conservation Accomplishments

    Wild Olympics Legislation Receives First Congressional Hearing In April, the Wild Olympics legislation had its first congressional hearing by the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee. In advance […]

Dec 30 2016

Methow Headwaters Receives Two Year Protection from Mining Interests

Posted on Dec 30, 2016 in Conservation News, Mining
Methow Headwaters Receives Two Year Protection from Mining Interests

Today, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) officially announced the segregation notice for 340,000 acres in the Methow Headwaters region of Washington State. This essentially protects the Methow from mining […]

Mar 31 2016

“Quiet recreation” on Washington’s BLM lands generates millions of dollars, supports jobs

Posted on Mar 31, 2016 in BLM Wild Lands, Conservation News

A new study found that local Washington communities near federal lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management benefited from millions of dollars in spending in 2014 as the result of […]

Mar 1 2016

Sage Spirit Presentation Series in Eastern Washington

Sage Spirit Presentation Series in Eastern Washington

Washington Wild is leading efforts statewide to provide meaningful protections for Washington’s unheralded wild lands in eastern Washington. As the largest single land manager of sagebrush habitat in Eastern Washington, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has a critical opportunity this summer to provide meaningful protections through their Resource Management Plan for lands with Wilderness characteristics, wildlife habitat and year round recreational opportunities.