A healthy environment isn’t a luxury

Sometimes we do things so well, we forget the need to do them in the first place. Few people alive today remember when the Boise River was a dumping ground for thousands of gallons of municipal sewage as well as the liquid waste from the city’s large slaughterhouses. Back then, people didn’t touch the water.…

Our lands in our hands

On a rainy Saturday morning, 3,000 people turned out in support of public lands. What happened next was beautiful. Saturday March 4 started as a rainy day and it ended with one of the greatest showings of support for our public lands in Idaho’s history. Nearly 3,000 people came to the Idaho Capitol to show…

Calling all phone bank volunteers

Public lands are our American heritage and that is why Conservation Voters for Idaho is working with you to tell land grabbing politicians to keep their hands off our public lands.   This year, we’ve seen what happens when grassroots support for public lands is shown. Politicians listen. For the next two weeks, we will…