Protect Our First Responders

Flame retardants are supposed to slow ignition and prevent fires, but scientific evidence has linked exposure to these chemicals to an increasing numbers of health problems, including cancer, infertility, learning disabilities, neurological diseases, and more. Worry over chemical flame retardants – particularly those in the organohalogen (OFRs) family – has been growing steadily over the…

Idaho and clean energy by the numbers

Idahoans are very supportive of transitioning to 100 percent clean energy by the year 2050. That’s according to a poll conducted by conducted from Dec. 10 to Jan. 8 by Boise State University. The Fourth Annual Idaho Public Policy Survey asked 1,004 adult Idahoans their opinions on a variety of public policy issues. And what…

(Re)Introducing Paige McMahon

CVI has a new Development Associate, and it’s a familiar face: Paige McMahon. Paige was born and raised in Boise, Idaho. She grew up hiking, biking, skiing and enjoying Idaho’s public lands and open spaces with her friends and family. Idaho’s mountains, lakes and rivers hold a special place in Paige’s heart. Paige earned her…

Meet Ryan McGoldrick

As the Legislative Assistant at CVI, Ryan will be responsible for supporting our legislative and conservation advocacy activities during the 2019 legislative session. While Ryan grew up in Oregon, his family comes from Orofino, Idaho. He spent time exploring the Clearwater as a child and hiking around Coeur d’Alene while at Gonzaga University. Professionally, he’s…

Everything you need to know about #idleg

It’s legislative season again! We would like to welcome everyone to the first session of the 65th Legislature. With a new governor and 24 new legislators, it’s important that the voices of everyday Idahoans like you share why it’s important to protect our quality of life for future generations. Below are the resources, including links…

Meet Eric Oliver

Conservation Voters for Idaho is happy to introduce our newest staff member: Eric Oliver. As CVI’s Conservation Fellow, Eric will work to connect CVI with rural communities across Idaho by highlighting our shared values and collective stories. Eric grew up in a small town in New Hampshire adjacent to the White Mountain National Forest where…