Wolf Trapping Legalized In Idaho

Wend Magazine

The first wolf trapping season in the lower 48 since the species’ reintroduction into the Rocky Mountain states opened last week in northern Idaho. “Wolves are a hot topic and there’s lot of controversy,” Pat Carney, Idaho Trappers Association president, says.

Idaho 247

Week 32: Idaho’s Teton Valley, and a visit to Jackson, Wyoming

10,000 Birds

Our little adventure now moves us farther north, into Idaho’s Teton Valley area, and a visit to Jackson, Wyoming. Idaho has been very much that sort of exploring. The post Week 32: Idaho’s Teton Valley, and a visit to Jackson, Wyoming appeared first on 10,000 Birds.

I Am Route 12, Idaho. {Poem}

Elephant Journal

Adventure Arts & Culture Literary Journal Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today Idaho poetry road tripI am a lonesome shuffle between the roadhouse bar stool and the church pew, and a pair of.

Idaho 100

Federal Judge Strikes Down Idaho’s Ag-Gag Law

Eccorazzi

Yesterday a federal judge has ruled that Idaho’s law banning secret filming of animal abuse at agricultural facilities is unconstitutional. The ruling comes after a coalition of Read More The post Federal Judge Strikes Down Idaho’s Ag-Gag Law appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Idaho 102

Camera Trap Chronicles: Wildlife of North Idaho’s Working Forests

Nature Conservancy - Science

Moose captured via trail camera in North Idaho’s forest. Camera traps, also called trail cameras, are a great tool for biologists to record the presence of elusive wildlife, like North Idaho’s grizzly bears. Photo courtesy: Idaho Department of FIsh & Game.

Idaho 88

Chinook Hope and Homecoming in Idaho

Conservancy Talk

For the past seven years, I’ve been writing conservation agreements for salmon in the Lemhi River, working from my faraway desk here in Boise, Idaho’s capital city. Seeing wild Chinook salmon in Idaho is like that.

Idaho 113

Will Potter Files Lawsuit Against Idaho’s ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill

Eccorazzi

independent journalist Will Potter joined with civil rights, animal protection, labour, and environmental groups to file a lawsuit against the state of Idaho’s new “ag-gag” bill on the grounds Read More The post Will Potter Files Lawsuit Against Idaho’s ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill appeared first on Ecorazzi. Washington, D.C.

Idaho 86

Idaho’s ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill Fines and Locks Up Animal Advocates

Eccorazzi

Idaho’s Governor C.L. Butch” Otter signed the latest “Ag Gag” bill penalizing anyone who secretly films animal abuse at Idaho’s agricultural facilities. Read More The post Idaho’s ‘Ag-Gag’ Bill Fines and Locks Up Animal Advocates appeared first on Ecorazzi. Animals Causes News Top News bob barker

Idaho 81

From Idaho to Argentina: A Conservation Manager’s Perspective

Conservancy Talk

Almost forty years ago, the community surrounding Silver Creek — an already world-famous Idaho trout stream – made a huge leap forward. They convinced the Conservancy to come to Idaho and purchase the initial property that became Silver Creek Preserve.

Idaho 68

How Coal and Oil Trains Will Block Traffic in Idaho

Sightline Daily

To make clear the magnitude of the impacts, Sightline has analyzed public at-grade rail crossings from Sandpoint, Idaho to Cherry Point, Washington. Rather, we depict several representative locations in Idaho. The Northwest stands at a crossroads.

Idaho 103

Death of Dugout Dick ends an era, and not just in Idaho

Green (Living) Review

Dugout Dick was the last of Idaho's river-canyon loners that date back to Territorial days. They were drawn by Idaho's remoteness and wild places removed from social pressures.

2010 173

Idaho Man Builds 12 Foot Solar Road

Green Living Ideas

Take for example Idaho resident Scott Brusaw. Brusaw has built a 12 [.] [ Idaho Man Builds 12 Foot Solar Road from Green Living Ideas ]. Tags: Alt Fuels and Transportation Alternative Energy Brusaw Idaho PV PV technology solar solar road solar roadways Necessity is the mother of invention, and garage inventors have been meeting the challenge of climate change head on.

Idaho 61

Health-conscious travelers near half of U.S. market

Green Traveler Guides

| Green Travel News | Health-conscious travelers now make up more than 40 percent of the U.S. travel marketplace and that number is trending upward—fast.

Big Fish: Rodent-Eating Trout

Nature Conservancy - Science

By day, the trout of Silver Creek —a clear, spring-fed stream in southern Idaho—fed on tiny mayflies and caddis flies. The Conservancy’s Central Idaho conservation manager Mark Davidson hoists a monstrous brown trout, caught at night during the “vole hatch.”

Idaho 112

Traveling Naturalist: 5 Top Spots to See Yellowstone’s Wildlife

Nature Conservancy - Science

The Nature Conservancy’s Flat Ranch is a nature preserve and working cattle ranch located 15 miles west of West Yellowstone, in Macks Inn, Idaho, just off Highway 20. A large bull elk peers from the forest at Yellowstone National Park. Photo: Matt Miller/TNC.

Breathing for Wolves: Using Tonglen to Deal with Animal Cruelty.

Elephant Journal

Maybe you’ve heard about the recent aerial gunning down of wolves in the Clearwater Wilderness in Idaho. Animal Rights (Vegan, Pets, Wildlife) Sustainability (Business, Entrepreneurship, Livelihood) animal rights gunning down wolves Idaho Pema Chodron Tonglen meditation wolvesSince 2014, the howls of 24 wild creatures have been silenced, with no plans to change course.

2014 64

Citizen Science: The Lost Ladybug Project

Nature Conservancy - Science

Hundreds of ladybugs make it through our bug containers a week at The Nature Conservancy’s Silver Creek Preserve in south-central Idaho. Many ladybug species are in decline across North America. You can help through the Lost Ladybug Project.

100th Anniversary of the National Park Service & Personal Memories from Time Spent Afield.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Green Z ADMIN Enlightened Society Featured Today Z ADMIN Family Featured Today Z ADMIN Green Featured Today 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service conservation Idaho national parks Theodore Roosevelt YellowstoneThese public lands that so many of us might simply take for granted today may not exist to us now, had the efforts of a few conservation-minded individuals like.

Bear Nap by the Camera Trap

Nature Conservancy - Science

In what might qualify as a wildlife version of a “selfie,” this North Idaho black bear apparently bumped the camera trap, hanging five feet off the ground in an aspen tree. The camera trap was set at Ball Creek Ranch Preserve , in the Kootenai Valley of North Idaho.

2014 88

The Redneck Yogi. ~ Jenna Penielle Lyons

Elephant Journal

I grew up in Idaho braiding horse hair, fishing, shooting BB [.]. Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) Yoga acceptance Buddha compassion Dharma diversity food horses Idaho mindfulness westernized I grew up in a town full of horses, dirt bikes, trailer parks, and Budweiser.

2013 77

Rudolph Versus Bambi: A Conservation Story

Nature Conservancy - Science

But along the Canada border in northern Idaho and eastern Washington, a struggle is playing out pitting the real-life counterparts of Rudolph (caribou) and Disney’s Bambi (white-tailed deer). The number that roam into Idaho and Washington had dwindled into the single digits.

Camas and Cranes

10,000 Birds

Highway 12, as it takes you from Montana into Idaho, has been the road to some of my greatest adventures during my time here. It also, if you turn off at the visitor’s center just over the Idaho border, takes you to Packer Meadow, a high damp sunlit clearing of some fifty acres, cut by a winding creek. Plants camas Idaho sandhill crane

2013 166

Good Fire, Bad Fire: An Ecologist’s Perspective

Nature Conservancy - Science

By Ryan Haugo, Washington-Idaho Forest Ecologist. In Idaho, the Mustang Complex alone burned 300,000 acres. Last September an intense late summer lightning storm rolled across the Pacific Northwest, starting fires in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho.

2013 95

I Meditate While Mountain Running. ~ Jenna Penielle Lyons

Elephant Journal

Adventure Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) WAYLON: Editor''s Picks Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today benefits of meditation Buddha Cleansing god health Idaho meditation mindful Mindful living Montana mountains physical fitness positive thinking running Western I call it “active meditation.” ” Running to induce pure thought that moves seamlessly with every step.

2013 80

Notes from Silver Creek: Natural Born Scientists

Nature Conservancy - Science

Watching my boys grow up on The Nature Conservancy’s Silver Creek Preserve in south-central Idaho –where I work as manager– I am amazed on a daily basis how much they notice. . A young scientist captures insects at Silver Creek Preserve. Credit: Sara Sheehy/TNC.

Profiles in Xeriscaping: The Chocolate Flower

Nature Conservancy - Science

Living in Boise, Idaho – an arid city where we get less than 10 inches of rain a year – we wanted a yard that reduced our water use (most yards here require irrigation) and that also provided habitat for native critters. Plants Idaho native plants plants xeriscaping Chocolate flowers.

2014 88

10 Toes on the Ground: Ways to Make Myths. ~ Jenna Penielle Lyons

Elephant Journal

Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Civil Rights, Social Good) Free Content to Partners Health & Wellness Non-New-Agey Spirituality (Religion, Philosophy) WAYLON: Editor''s Picks Z ADMIN Spirituality Featured Today Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today Buddha carbon footprint coffee Dalai Lama Dharma Idaho intention mindfulness monk om purpose Tibet walking

2013 76

Preserve Parent: Raising Kids at Silver Creek

Conservancy Talk

Nine years ago this week I moved into the house on The Nature Conservancy’s Silver Creek Preserve in south-central Idaho. Now we are home and outside every minute we can even though it is spring in Idaho and we have to fight the rain and hail. . Growing up on the preserve.

How I Became Best Friends with Georgia O’Keeffe. ~ Jenna Penielle Lyons

Elephant Journal

Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Civil Rights, Social Good) Family, Youth, Enlightened Education Free Content to Partners Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) Z ADMIN Entertainment & Culture Featured Today Z ADMIN Family Featured Today Z ADMIN Wellness Featured Today coffee desert Georgia O'Keeffe Idaho love New Mexico painting roses sarsaparilla skulls

JournalMap: Where in the World is that Research?

Nature Conservancy - Science

The remote Owyhee Canyonlands of southwestern Idaho. By Bob Unnasch, Director of Science, The Nature Conservancy in Idaho. I conduct a lot of research in the Owyhees, a remote 5-million-acre expanse of high desert canyons and sagebrush habitat in southwestern Idaho.

2013 59

Scientific Illustration: More than Pretty Pictures

Nature Conservancy - Science

Conservation Planning Freshwater Science conservation visualization Dayna Gross Dayna Gross Silver Creek Idaho conservation Kilpatrick Pond restoration nature ar Nature Conservancy Silver Creek science art scientific art scientific illustration Silver Creek Preserve stream restoration

2013 86

Cool Green Scientist: Dayna Gross

Nature Conservancy - Science

The Conservancy’s conservation manager for the Silver Creek area in Idaho is a Jill-of-all-trades and a master of opposites, blending a love for art and science, of things big and small, of being active and sitting still. Dayna Gross, Silver Creek conservation manager.

2013 62

Don't Know Much About History — Sightline Daily - Northwest News.

Sightline Daily

Skip to navigation Advanced Search Document Actions Sections Front Page Daily News Daily Score Blog The Daily Score Dont Know Much About History Posted by Roger Valdez 01/27/2011 06:00 PM Idaho governor unveils plans to nullify federal health legislation. The Governor of Idaho, C.L. Butch” Otter, completed at least a college education according to his biography on the official State of Idaho website. Skip to content.

2011 43

Grouse Friends?

10,000 Birds

Is there something about Idaho Ruffed Grouse that make them seek out human men as companions? Judge for yourself ! Asides

Idaho 136

Don't Know Much About History

Sightline Daily

Skip to navigation Advanced Search Document Actions Sections Front Page Daily News Daily Score Blog The Daily Score Dont Know Much About History Posted by Roger Valdez 01/27/2011 06:00 PM Idaho governor unveils plans to nullify federal health legislation. The Governor of Idaho, C.L. Butch” Otter, completed at least a college education according to his biography on the official State of Idaho website. Skip to content.

2011 40

Is Your Landscaping Killing Wildlife?

Nature Conservancy - Science

That scene has been repeated too many times near my Idaho home this winter. In January, the shrub caused the death of a herd of 50 pronghorn near Payette, Idaho, garnering significant media attention. Many areas of Idaho have received a lot of snowfall this year.

How Building A Tiny House Helped Heal a Heart.

Elephant Journal

Architect Macy Miller from Idaho built her dream home with her own two hands, at a cost of only $11,000 and that house is less than 200 square feet.

Idaho 99

North Dakota Finds Itself Unprepared To Handle The Radioactive Burden Of Its Fracking Boom

Green (Living) Review

According to the Wall Street Journal, the closest facilities are hundreds of miles away in states like Idaho, Colorado, Utah, and Montana. North Dakota recently discovered piles of garbage bags containing radioactive waste dumped by oil drillers in abandoned buildings.

Hiker Survives Dirty Devil Quicksand

Wend Magazine

He was treated for exposure overnight, but rendezvoused with his group in Idaho just three days later. A hiker from Saxons River, Vermont survived 13 hours stuck in quicksand in Southeastern Utah last Wednesday.

2011 218

Raising Cranes: Can Grain Fields Save a Bird?

Nature Conservancy - Science

It’s Rob Cavallaro, an Idaho Department of Fish and Game wildlife biologist. He’s canoeing me and my camera to a blind in the middle of a marsh in Teton Valley, Idaho. While cranes are not especially difficult to find in eastern Idaho, cranes have fallen on hard times.

Idaho 83

Meet The Employee-Centered Company That Could Eventually Take Down Wal-Mart

Green (Living) Review

WinCo Foods, Boise, Idaho, is scheduled to open its first two Texas stores on Thursday, with at least three more Texas locations due over the next 13 months, the company said. Prices as good or better than Wal-Mart?

2015 179

How To Turn Your Front Lawn into an Edible Forest Garden | Action in Boise, ID

Green (Living) Review

On Thursday, October 16th the Permaculture Action Tour landed in the front lawn of “the homestead,” a collective house in Boise, Idaho. Unseen from the street, the backyard hosts an amazing food garden full of kale and delicious red chard, egg-laying chickens, and sheep.

Forest 179

Using benefit transfer to value an elk hunt

Environmental Economics

and hunting in a "designated elk state" (Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Wyoming), then the contingent valuation method can be used without much slippage. [link]. Aren't you supposed to be quiet when you are hunting? If so, why are they yelling? And the third panel is ominous.