Public Lands

Washington State Supreme Court Rules in Conservation Northwest v. Commissioner of Public Lands

In a unanimous decision, Court recognizes State’s authority to manage forestlands for public benefit   *** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *** July 21, 2022   MEDIA CONTACTS: Andrea Wolf-Buck, Conservation Northwest, 206-970-1430 Zachary DeWolf, Washington Environmental Council & Washington Conservation Voters, 206-639-3760  OLYMPIA, WA—Today, the Washington State Supreme Court confirms that the state has a constitutional … Continued

Speak up and tell WDFW to improve wildlife connectivity from the Cascades to Olympics 

Wild NW Action Alert #324: Tell the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife that you support land acquisition in SW Washington. The WDFW Commission is expected to review the proposal to acquire 94-acres of land adjacent to the WDFW-owned Davis Creek Unit of the Scatter Creek Wildlife Area, outside of Oakville. Conservation Northwest enthusiastically supports … Continued