Five reasons why you should vote on Nov. 5

Many of us take the time to vote in the presidential elections but skip out on the important local elections that impact our families, neighbors and friends. Why do local elections have such an impact? What makes them so important, and how do they actually affect our day-to-day lives? Antonio Hernandez, our voting rights associate,…

Celebrating Public Lands Month

It’s been a little over two years when over 2,000 Idahoans converged on the steps of the Idaho state capitol building to rally in support of public lands. On that rainy day, hunters, anglers, hikers, bikers, birders and horseback riders – public lands users from both sides of the aisle – showed up in solidarity…

Get charged up for the 2019 National Drive Electric Week!

This week is National Drive Electric Week, a nationwide celebration to heighten awareness of today’s widespread availability and benefits of electric vehicles. Communities around the nation, including right here in Idaho, are hosting events that promote and celebrate the perks of driving electric. Idaho is no stranger to electric vehicles. Free electric charging stations can…

Meet Shevawn Von Tobel

As the new Communications Director at Conservation Voters for Idaho, Shevawn will develop and implement an engaging and impactful communications strategy for the organization. Background Born and raised in the urban wilderness of Las Vegas, Nev., Shevawn knows firsthand the importance of open spaces, protected landscapes and clean air and water. Although she was raised…