SCA Coolin Wetlands letter of concern

Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE)Cenww-pa@usace.army.mil201 N 3rd AvenueWalla Walla, WA 99362-1876 Cc: Kalispel Tribe, Bonner County Board of County Commissioners, Idaho Department of Environmental Quality, USFWS, IDWR, IDFG, Panhandle Health October 25, 2021 RE: Bonner County subdivision in Critical Class I wetland (Chase Lake – Coolin Wetlands) south Priest Lake, Govt. lots 2, 3 and 4 Section 9, Township 59N, …

Court rules in favor of suspending the Hanna Flats timber sale

NOTICE TO SCA MEMBERS & PUBLIC Court rules in favor of suspending the Hanna Flats timber sale, Priest Lake Idaho On July 23 the US District Court found for the plaintiff, Alliance for the Wild Rockies, suspending the Hanna Flats timber sale near the Priest Lake Ranger Station.  This is precedent setting document, since it will require exacting language and …

Bog Creek Road Decision in Grizzly recovery area

For Immediate Press Release RE: Bog Creek Decision Selkirk Conservation Alliance (SCA) recently learned that the federal court judge in Missoula ruled in favor of the defendant, the USFS, regarding the Bog Creek Road.  This road near the Canadian border runs through the heart of the Selkirk grizzly bear recovery area.  We were disappointed to learn that the road will …