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 Conservation Easements

   
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A fierce, expensive fight erupts over conservation easements
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An ongoing fight over tax breaks for conserving privately owned land — and accusations that some people are using them as a tax shelter — is spurring an expensive lobbying battle involving landowners and conservationists.

 

Final Rule on SALT and State Tax Credit Programs
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The U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service pre-released the final rule on how the federal government will treat charitable donations that individual taxpayers make to nonprofits via giving programs incentivized by state and local tax (SALT) credits.

 

Enforcing Perpetual Conservation Easements Against Third-Party Violators
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Among the most daunting challenges the holder of a perpetual conservation easement faces is the enforcement of the easements it holds, for all time, and against all violators.& ...

 

Amending or Terminating Conservation Easements: The New Hampshire Experience
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Since their release in 2010, the Guidelines have been useful to the land trust community and to the New Hampshire Attorney General in facilitating a thorough and efficient review of proposed amendments to, as well as partial extinguishments of, conservation easements.

 

Understanding When Perpetual Is Not Forever: An Update To The Challenge Of Changing Conditions, Amendment, And Termination Of Perpetual Conservation Easements, And Response To Ann Taylor Schwing
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Rarely in the legal discourse is an author afforded the opportunity to revisit and update a recently published law review article and to correct misunderstandings of a response thereto.

 

Perpetuity is Forever, Almost Always: Why It Is Wrong To Promote Amendment and Termination of Perpetual Conservation Easements
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When a landowner makes a charitable gift of a conservation easement to a nonprofit organization or government entity and elects to seek a federal tax deduction, both landowner and easement holder are subject to federal tax laws and regulations governing the creation, monitoring, amendment, and extinguishment of the easement.

 

Conservation Easement Reform: As Maine Goes Should the Nation Follow
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This article explores how the Reform Law has worked and whether it makes sense as a model for other states in response to weaknesses in their enabling laws.

 

Use of Conservation Easements in Estate and Conservation Planning
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Under many circumstances, the donation of a conservation easement or sale of such easement for less than fair market value may give income tax, estate tax, and real property tax benefits to the donor or seller.

 

Leaving a Legacy of Land
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Protecting private lands that provide significant natural resource or cultural values is often a capstone objective for landowners, managers, and conservationists.

 

Conservation Almanac

The Trust for Public Land has created the Conservation Almanac, which is a great resource for understanding the context of the conservation and conservation finance movements. Here you can see how much land has been protected in your state, which state and federal agencies have protected the land, the ratio of money spent to land conserved, and policies and programs that could help your state reach its conservation objectives.

 

How a Conservation Easement Works - Sample example of conservation easement

A simple example illustrates how a conservation easement works in practice. Let’s assume pressure from buyers building vacation homes has pushed the value of land up in recent years to the point where the family is concerned about how the next generation will pay the estate tax bill without selling the land.

 

Land Preservation - An Essential Ingredient in Smart Growth
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The preservation of land for working rural landscapes, wildlife habitat, urban parks, recreational trails, and protecting water supplies and floodplains is emerging as an integral component of smart growth programs.

 

6 Basic Steps to Conveying a Conservation Easement
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How does one go about donating or selling a conservation easement.? There is no one right way to go about it. However, the following outline shows the most common steps to the process.

 

The Law of Agricultural Land Preservation in the United States
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Thomas Daniels and John Keene's new book breaks down the legal principles, federal and state requirements, and the legal issues that affect agricultural land preservation efforts.

 

Find a Landscape Conservation Cooperative (LCCs)

Find an LCC here. The 22 LCCs collectively form a network of resource managers and scientists who share a common need for scientific information and interest in conservation. Each LCC brings together federal, state, and local governments along with Tribes and First Nations, non-governmental organizations, universities, and interested public and private organizations. Our partners work collaboratively to identify best practices, connect efforts, identify science gaps, and avoid duplication through conservation planning and design. 

Managing the landscapes that provide our natural and cultural resources has become increasingly challenging. With the signing of Secretarial Order No. 3289, the Department of the Interior launched the Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCCs) to better integrate science and management to address climate change and other landscape scale issues. By building a network that is holistic, collaborative, adaptive, and grounded in science, LCCs are working to ensure the sustainability of our economy, land, water, wildlife, and cultural resources. 

 

Using the Conservation Tax Incentive
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This short brochure summarizes the conservation easement tax incentive and provides answers to some frequently asked questions. For the late ...

 

Conservation Easements
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One tool for estate planners is the conservation easement, by which a landowner voluntarily restricts his or her land from being developed, restricts the amount of development or protects existing features, like a building facade with historic value.

 

Conservation Easements - How Flexible Is Too Flexible?

To ensure the continued conservation of natural resources and habitats, it is important to ensure that easements are not simply undone by successors to the original parties after the tax benefits have been realized.& ...

 

Mitigation and Conservation Banking
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To many landowners a threatened or endangered (T&E) species on their property is anathema because it can herald all kinds of state and federal limitations on use of their property.& ...

 

2015 National Land Trust Census Report
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Our common ground and collective impact.

 

Conservation Easements - A Tool for Preventing the Fragmentation of Family Lands
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Land stewards can use conservation easements to help manage the future. Conservation easements can be created to protect different natural assets ranging from endangered species and water sources to productive, open space and agricultural land.

 

Karl Tyler inks conservation easement to protect prime salmon habitat
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Tyler has been thinking about preserving the salmon Karl Tyler with his wife Donna and Zip. Below, the sign for the Little Eight Mile Ranch features the Chevy logo, Tyler’s initials and one of their livestock brands.

 

Uniform Conservation Easement Act Summary
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Although traditional uses of land for industrial, commercial, residential and agricultural purposes have continued, conservation and historic preservation have become important as well.

 

Funding Conservation in Idaho
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The purpose of this publication is to provide a guide to the most common funding resources available for conservation on private land in Idaho.& ...

 

Conservation Easements Protect a Special Place in Idaho for People and Nature
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Conservation easements purchase future development rights and landowners are required to follow a grazing plan to protect and improve sage-grouse habitat.

 

Ranching as a Conservation Strategy - Can Old Ranchers Save the New West?
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Working ranches are often promoted as means of private rangeland conservation because they can safeguard ecosystem services, protect open space, and maintain traditional ranching culture.

 

Uniform Conservation Easement Act (with 2007 Amendments)
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The Act enables durable restrictions and affirmative obligations to be attached to real property to protect natural and historic resources.

 

Multi-Generational Ownership and Planning for Family Owned Properties
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The paper explains many of the common legal tools used by families to manage and/or transfer family lands, and gives a very good overview of the expectations and considerations families will face throughout the process.

 

Forever Donation
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A landowner recently asked us: What is the best way to ensure that the land I donate is not sold? We put the question to the land trust community and it generated quite a bit of activity on the land trust listserv.

 

Tax Benefits of Donating Conservation Land
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There are several kinds of tax benefits available to donors of land or conservation easements. This article attempts to summarize these benefits and provide some examples of how they work.

 

What is a Land Trust?

Land trusts are non-profit organizations directly involved in the permanent protection of land and its resources for the public benefit. A trust may operate on a local, state, regional, or national level.

 

Bundle Of Rights Approach To Value
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The bundle of rights theory maintains that ownership of a parcel of real estate may embrace a great many rights, such as the right to its occupancy and use; the right to sell it in whole or in part; the right to bequeath; the right to transfer by contract for specified periods of time, the benefits to be derived by occupancy and use of the real estate.

 

2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation
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The 2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation was prepared as an introduction for fish and wildlife conservation providers – the on-the-ground biologists and conservation partners who help deliver Farm Bill conservation programs to landowners.

 

13 Components of a Successful Transferable Development Right Program
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For those of you who don’t know, TDR stands for Transferable Development Rights. Simply put, these are typically programs that are designed by local government to allow for the free market transfer of subdivision or development rights from a rural (agricultural and/or conservation) zone to a designated development zone within a jurisdiction.& ...

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
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Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

Working Lands For Wildlife
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Through Working Lands for Wildlife —a voluntary, incentive-based effort—the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and its conservation partners will provide landowners with technical and financial assistance to: Restore populations of declining wildlife species.

 

NextGen Conservation - Peninsula Open Space Trust engages Millennials in its mission.
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The 80 million-plus Millennials in the United States represent the next generation of potential land trust supporters and advocates.

 

Putting Smart Growth to Work in Rural Communities
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Many rural communities are facing challenges, including rapid growth at metropolitan edges, declining rural populations, and loss of working lands.

 

Conservation of Private Lands - Opportunities and Challenges for the States
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Private land conservation initiatives are a critical component of any state-level quality of life agenda. Although concerns over sprawl, including the loss of prime agricultural lands and significant green space, continue to be one of the underlying rallying cries in support of state-level smart growth initiatives, the fact remains that with few exceptions, conservation of privately-owned working lands has not received significant attention in smart growth literature or conferences.

 

Bosque Canyon Ranch v. Comm’r—Partnerships Denied Deductions for Conservation Easements Allowing Movable Homesites and Taxed on Disguised Sales of Homesites
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Bosque Canyon Ranch, L.P. located in the hill country of Texas was just denied $15.9 million of deductions claimed by partnerships for the donation of conservation easements on two grounds in a tax court decision.

 

The Conservation Easement Quiz
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Take a quick quiz and test your knowledge on conservation easements and learn if they can work for you.

 

Conservation Easement Paragraph Databank
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The CE Paragraph Databank is a work in progress assembled by the Stanford Conservation and Climate Change Drafting Committee and a number of CE professionals assisting in the work.

 

Conservation Easements and the 2010 Roth Conversion - A symbiotic relationship
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It may come as a shock, but there is a sort of symbiotic relationship at work between property owners with conservation easements and the IRS.

 

Using Conservation Easements to Protect Working Forests
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For decades, conservation easements have protected open space values such as wildlife habitat, ecological diversity, recreational access and aesthetics.

 

Farm and Forest Land Preservation With Conservation Easements
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This publication is intended to provide basic information on conservation easements for landowners, community leaders, students and other interested individuals.

 

The Importance of Land Trusts to Forestry
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Almost everyone in forestry has heard of land trusts since they have become a common fixture especially in areas that are rapidly urbanizing.

 

Conservation Easements - Donor Beware
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Conservation easements have garnered significant attention and gained popularity over the last few years due in part to the availability of federal tax deductions and Virginia state tax credits associated with conservation easements.

 

Easements prove valuable in efforts to protect land
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Practically no one had heard of conservation easements 15 years ago when Charleston native Herbert J. Butler began trying to protect his hundreds of acres of former rice fields.

 

State of the Land 2006, A brief inventory of public and private land in the United States
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“In wildness is the preservation of the world.” Quoted from an essay by Thoreau lamenting the way in which modern urban life has made natural resources into commodities and isolated people from the natural processes on which their lives depended.

 

An Overview of Financial Alternatives for Land Conservation Transactions
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Clearly, the motivation for a land conservation transaction is often the desire of the landowner to safeguard the property. However, this objective must be balanced with the need to maximize the return to the landowner.

 

Show Conservation Easements Organizations & Professionals (278)
There are 278 resources serving Upper Snake Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Conservation Easements Organizations & Professionals serving Upper Snake Region
Agricultural Law Attorneys
Andrew J. Waldera
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Boise, ID
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Farm Commons
Rachel Armstrong - Founder and Executive Director - Duluth, MN
Farmers Legal Action Group
- St. Paul, MN
J. Kahle Becker
Attorney At Law - Boise, ID
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
John R. Goodell
Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Boise, ID
Laura A. Schroeder
Schroeder Law Offices, PC - Portland, OR
Randall C. Budge
Managing Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Pocatello, ID
Sara Nelson Hallock
Hallock & Hallock - Logan, UT
Scott L. Campbell
Campbell Law - Boise, ID
Therese Ure
Schroeder Law Offices, PC - Portland, OR
Todd N. Hallock
Hallock & Hallock - Logan, UT
Certified Appraisers
Brent Pederson
Mason Brue & Girard - Real Estate Appraiser - Portland, OR
Hall and Hall
- Billings, MT
Larry C. Linford, MAI
Linford Real Estate Appraisal, Inc. - President (Appraiser) - Idaho Falls, ID
Mark Richey
Idaho Land & Appraisal, LLC - Eagle, ID
Richard A Maloy, MAI,JD
Maloy and Company, Inc - President - Birmingham, AL
Scott Richard Haxton, MAI
Haxton Valuation - Owner & Appraiser - Boise, ID
Steve Prochnau
Prochnau Forest Consultants, LLC - Owner/President - Olympia, WA
Conservation Groups and Associations
Access Fund
Jim Chase - Operations Director - Boulder, CO
Agrarian Trust
Ian McSweeney - Director - Weare, NH
AGree
- Transforming Food & Ag Policy - Washington, DC
American Agri-Women
- Colchester, VT
American Forest Foundation
- Washington, DC
American Forests
Eric Sprague - Director of Forest Conservation - Washington, DC
American Friends of Canadian Land Trusts
Sandra Tassel - Program Coordinator - Bellingham, WA
American Hiking Society
- Silver Spring, MD
American Tree Farm System
Paul DeLong - Senior Vice President, ATFS & Conservation - Washington, DC
Arbor Day Foundation
- Nebraska City, NE
Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
- Washington, DC
Bat Conservation International
- Austin, TX
Biobased Maine
- Portland, ME
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies
- Brighton, CO
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - New Brunswick Chapter
Roberta Clowater - Executive Director - Fredericton, NB
Center for Collaborative Conservation
Warner College of Natural Resources - Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Center for Large Landscape Conservation
- Bozeman, MT
Chronic Wasting Disease Alliance
- Missoula, MT
CitSci.org
Greg Newman - Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory at Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC)
- West Lafayette, IN
Continental Dialogue on Non-Native Forests Insects and Diseases
- Sheffield, MA
EcoResults!
- Flagstaff, AZ
Equine Land Conservation Resource
Denise O’Meara, PLA - Director of Education - Lexington, KY
Family Farm Alliance
Dan Keppen - Executive Director - Klamath Falls, OR
Forest Landowners Association
Scott P. Jones - Chief Executive Office - Atlanta, GA
Forest Stewards Guild
Zander Evans - Executive Director - Madison, WI
Forest Stewardship Council
- Minneapolis, MN
Garden for Wildlife
National Wildlife Federation - Merrifield, VA
Heart of the Rockies Initiative
Michael B. Whitfield - Executive Director - Driggs, ID
Idaho Cattle Association
- Boise, ID
Idaho Conservation League
Rick Johnson - Executive Director - Sandpoint, ID
Idaho Council of Trout Unlimited
Ed Northen - President ­ - Hailey, ID
Idaho Farm Bureau Federation
Rick D. Keller - Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Officer - Pocatello, ID
Idaho Forest Owners Association
Paul A. Buckland - President - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Idaho Ground Water Association
- Boise, ID
Idaho Master Naturalist Program
Sara Focht - Idaho Department of Fish and Game - Boise, ID
Idaho Section - Society for Range Management
Ingrid Drieling - President - Jerome, ID
Idaho Tree Farm Program
Steve Funk - Chair - Coeur d’Alene, ID
Idaho Women in Timber
- Lewiston, ID
Idaho Working Lands
ID
Intermountain West Joint Venture
- Missoula, MT
Land Conservation and Advocacy Trust
Steve Meltzer - Founder and Executive Director - Framingham, MA
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
Mississippi Wildlife Federation
- Madison , MS
Monarch Joint Venture
- St. Paul, MN
Mule Deer Foundation
- Salt Lake City, UT
MultiState Conservation Grant Program
- Washington, DC, VA
National Association of State Foresters
- Washington , DC
National Audubon Society
- New York, NY
National Family Farm Coaltion
- Washington, DC
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Jeff Trandahl - Executive Director and CEO - Washington, DC
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation - Rocky Mountain Regional Office
Chris West - Director - Denver, CO
National Forestry Association
Keith A. Argow - President, Director at Large - Vienna, VA
National Grazing Lands Coalition
Monti Golla - National GLC Executive Director - College Station, TX
National Mitigation Banking Association
- Washington, DC
National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
Jeremy Emmi - Managing Director - Washington, DC
National Trust for Historic Preservation
- Washington, DC
National Wild Turkey Federation
- Edgefield, SC
National Wildlife Federation
- Reston, VA
Nature Conservancy, Idaho
Nancie Lange - Operations Assistant - Hailey, ID
NatureServe
Mary Klein - President & CEO - Arlington, VA
Northwest Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation
- Logan, UT
Partners for Conservation
Steve Jester - Executive Director - Pueblo, CO
Pheasants Forever
- St Paul, MN
Pinchot Institute for Conservation
V. Alaric Sample - President - Washington, DC
Pioneers Alliance
Keri York - Carey, ID
Pollinator Partnership
- San Francisco, CA
Preservation Idaho
Kathleen Barrett - Administrative Professional - Boise, ID
Quail and Upland Wildlife Federation, Inc.
Craig A. Alderman - Executive Director - Buffalo, MO
Quality Deer Management Association
- Bogart, GA
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
- Washington, DC
RiversEdge West
- Grand Junction, CO
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
Aaron Swift - Lands Program Manager, ID/NV - Boise, ID
Sage Grouse Initiative
Tim Griffiths - Coordinator - Bozeman, MT
Sage Grouse Initiative Strategic Watershed Action Team
Dave Smith - Intermountain West Joint Venture (IWJV) Coordinator - Missoula, MT
Sand County Foundation
Kevin Kiley, Development & Communications - Madison, WI
Savory Institute
- Boulder, CO
Snake River Cutthroats-Trout Unlimited
Gary Barnes - President - Idaho Falls, ID
Soil and Water Conservation Society
- Ankeny, IA
Sportsmen for Responsible Energy Development
Judith KohlerCO
Sustainable Forest Action Coalition
Laurel Brent-Bumb - Placerville, CA
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Kathy Abusow - President and CEO - Washington, DC
Sustainable Forests Roundtable
Tax Credit Connection, Inc.
Ariel Steele, Owner - Longmont, CO
Terrafirma RRG LLC
Jeremy Johnston - Account Administrator, Marsh Captive Solutions - Burlington, VT
Teton Valley Chapter 721 - Trout Unlimited
Boots Allen - President - Victor, ID
The Climate Trust
- Portland, OR
The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
Lindsay Thomas - Chairman - Washington, DC
The Conservation Fund
- Arlington, VA
The Conservation Fund
Mark W. Elsbree - Northwest Director - Sun Valley, ID
The Fund for Wild Nature
Jeff Petersen, Esq. - Executive Director - Kelso, WA
The Garden Conservancy
- Cold Spring, NY
The Habitat Institute
Tom O'Neil - Director - Corvallis, OR
The Land Institute
- Salina, KS
The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
- Portland, OR
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists
Bruce Thacker - President - Thunder Bay, ON
Trout Headwaters, Inc.
- Livingston, MT
Trust for Public Land
- Bozeman, MT
Trust for Public Land, Montana and Northern Rockies Office
- Bozeman, MT
Turtle Islands Earth Stewards
Tyhson Banighen - Tappen, BC
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA)
- Chesterfield, MO
Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Project
Daniel Bertram - Project Manager - Salmon, ID
Upper Thames River Conservation Authority
Ian Wilcox - General Manager/Secretary-Treasurer - London, ON
USA National Phenology Network
Jake Weltzin - Executive Director - Tucson, AZ
Valleys 2000
Bill Huether - Treasurer - Bowmanville, ON
Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation
- Halifax, VA
Western Aquatic Plant Management Society
Toni Pennington - Tetra Tech, Inc. - Portland, OR
Western Forestry and Conservation Association
Richard Zabel - Executive Director - Portland, OR
Western Landowners Alliance
Lesli Allison - Executive Director - Santa Fe, NM
Western Native Trout Initiative
Therese Thompson - Project Coordinator - Lakewood, CO
Western Rivers Conservancy
Sue Doroff - President - Portland, OR
Western Water Project
Scott Yates - Director - Bozeman, MT
Wild Ones
Donna VanBuecken - Executive Director - Neenah, WI
Women, Food & Agriculture Network
- Ames, IA
Estate Planners
Cooper Norman, CPAs & Business Advisors
Clint Tavenner, CPA - Agriculture Committee Chair - Idaho Falls, ID
Marc E. Wallace
- Coeur D'Alene, ID
Scott Eskelson
Martin & Eskelson, PLLC - Idaho Falls, ID
Stephen Martin
Martin & Eskelson PLLC - Idaho Falls, ID
Wittman Consulting
Dick Wittman - Culdesac, ID
Estate Planning Attorneys
Andrew M. Wayment
Wright & Wayment, PLLC - Idaho Falls, ID
C. Edward Cather III
Moffatt Thomas - Idaho Falls, ID
Dave Bagley, LL.M
Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Pocatello, ID
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Eric L. Olsen
Partner - Echo Hawk & Olsen, PLLC - Pocatello, ID
Fleming Law Offices, PLLC
Timothy Fleming - Emmett, ID
John R. Goodell
Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Boise, ID
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Randall C. Budge
Managing Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Pocatello, ID
Sara Nelson Hallock
Hallock & Hallock - Logan, UT
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Theron J. De Smet
Associate - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Todd N. Hallock
Hallock & Hallock - Logan, UT
William F. Boyd
Of Counsel - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Federal and State Tax Incentives and Programs
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Federal Endangered Species Tax Deduction
US Fish and Wildlife Service - Arlington, VA
Idaho Office of Energy Resources
Matt Wiggs - Boise, ID
Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Foundation for Ada/Canyon Trail Systems
- Boise, ID
Idaho Coalition of Land Trusts
Laurel Sayer - Director - Boise, ID
Idaho Foundation for Parks and Lands
Jan Johns - Executive Director - Boise, ID
Lemhi Regional Land Trust
Jennifer Smith - Executive Director - Salmon, ID
North American Land Trust
Monica McQuail - Communications & Stewardship Assistant - Chadds Ford, PA
Peter D. Nichols
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti, LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
Sawtooth Society, Inc.
Gary O’Malley - Executive Director - Stanley, ID
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
Teton Regional Land Trust
Joselin Matkins - Executive Director - Driggs, ID
The Nature Conservancy, Idaho Field Office
Toni Hardesty - Idaho State Director - Hailey, ID
The Wilderness Land Trust
Brad Borst - President - Bainbridge Island, WA
Trust for Public Land, Washington State Office
- Seattle, WA
Watershed Land Trust
Frank Austenfeld, J.D. - Executive Director - Overland Park, KS
Wood River Land Trust
- Hailey, ID
Lawyers
Andrew J. Waldera
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Boise, ID
Andrew M. Wayment
Wright & Wayment, PLLC - Idaho Falls, ID
C. Edward Cather III
Moffatt Thomas - Idaho Falls, ID
Christopher D. Gabbert
Associate - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Eric L. Olsen
Partner - Echo Hawk & Olsen, PLLC - Pocatello, ID
Evan Roth
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Twin Falls, ID
Fleming Law Offices, PLLC
Timothy Fleming - Emmett, ID
J. Kahle Becker
Attorney At Law - Boise, ID
John Hucks
John Curtis Hucks, Attorney at Law, P.C. - New Meadows, ID
John R. Goodell
Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Boise, ID
John T. Schroeder
Schroeder & Lezamiz Law Offices, LLP - Member - Boise , ID
Laura A. Schroeder
Schroeder Law Offices, PC - Portland, OR
Linda R. Larson
Marten Law - Seattle, WA
Mark R Petersen
Snake River Law PLLC - Attorney - Pocatello, ID
Michael A. Ealy
Partner - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Michael C. Dotten
Marten Law - Partner - Portland, OR
Mills Charlton
- Sandpoint, ID
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Randall C. Budge
Managing Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Pocatello, ID
Rebecca Hardesty
- Boise, ID
S. Bryce Farris
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Boise, ID
Sara Nelson Hallock
Hallock & Hallock - Logan, UT
Scott Eskelson
Martin & Eskelson, PLLC - Idaho Falls, ID
Stephen Martin
Martin & Eskelson PLLC - Idaho Falls, ID
Terrance R. Harris
Partner - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Therese Ure
Schroeder Law Offices, PC - Portland, OR
Theron J. De Smet
Associate - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Thomas J. Budge
Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Pocatello, ID
Timothy Hopkins
Hopkins Roden Crockett Hansen & Hoopes, PLLC - Idaho Falls, ID
Todd N. Hallock
Hallock & Hallock - Logan, UT
William F. Boyd
Of Counsel - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
William Myers III
Holland & Hart - Boise, ID
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Andrew J. Waldera
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Boise, ID
Andrew M. Wayment
Wright & Wayment, PLLC - Idaho Falls, ID
Arthur Macomber
Macomber Law, PLLC - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Blair Schilling
Fishman Haygood, LLP - Attorney - New Orleans, LA
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Nossaman LLP - Los Angeles, CA
Evan Roth
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Twin Falls, ID
J. Frederick Mack
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
J. Kahle Becker
Attorney At Law - Boise, ID
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James P. Moorhead
Moorhead Law Group, LLC - Founder and Principal - Chicago, IL
John R. Goodell
Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Boise, ID
Laura A. Schroeder
Schroeder Law Offices, PC - Portland, OR
Linda Bergeson Jones
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Linda R. Larson
Marten Law - Seattle, WA
M. Reed Hopper
Pacific Legal Foundation - Principal Attorney, National Litigation Center - Sacramento, CA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Peter D. Nichols
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti, LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
Randall C. Budge
Managing Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Pocatello, ID
Richard H. Andrus
Holland & Hart - Of Counsel - Boise, ID
Scott J. Smith
Partner - Racine Olson - Pocatello, ID
Scott L. Campbell
Campbell Law - Boise, ID
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
Therese Ure
Schroeder Law Offices, PC - Portland, OR
Theron J. De Smet
Associate - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Thomas J. Budge
Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Pocatello, ID
William F. Boyd
Of Counsel - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
William G. Myers III
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
William Hutton
Conservation Partners LLP - Of Council - Oakland, CA
William Myers III
Holland & Hart - Boise, ID
State Funding / Technical Resources
Access Yes!
Idaho Department of Fish and Game - Boise, ID
Center for Research on Invasive Species and Small Populations
Marijka Haverhals, Outreach Coordinator - College of Agricultural and Life Sciences - Moscow, ID
Community Forestry Program
David Groeschl - State Forester and Deputy Director - Forestry & Fire Division - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Idaho Bee Inspection Program
Division of Plant Industries - Boise, ID
Idaho Cooperative Weed Management Area
Idaho State Department of Agriculture - Boise, ID
Idaho Department of Lands
Tom Schultz - Director - Boise, ID
Idaho Department of Parks and Recreation
David Langhorst - Director - Boise, ID
Idaho Department of Water Resources
Gary Spackman - Director - Boise, ID
Idaho Fish and Wildlife Information System
Idaho Department of Fish and Game - Boise, ID
Idaho Forest Health
David Groeschl - State Forester and Deputy Director - Forestry & Fire Division - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Idaho Forest Legacy Program
Karen Sjoquist - Sandpoint, ID
Idaho Forest Stewardship Program
David Groeschl - State Forester and Deputy Director - Forestry & Fire Division - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Idaho Governor’s Office of Energy Resources
John Chatburn - Administrator - Boise, ID
Idaho Habitat Improvement Program
Jeff Gould, Bureau Chief - Wildlife - Idaho Department of Fish and Game - Boise , ID
Idaho Invasive Species Program
Celia R. Gould - Director of the Idaho State Department of Agriculture (ISDA) and Chair of the Idaho Invasive Species Council - Boise, ID
Idaho Master Naturalist Program
Sara Focht - Idaho Department of Fish and Game - Boise, ID
Idaho Project WILD
Lori Adams - Project WILD Coordinator - Boise, ID
Idaho Soil and Water Conservation Commission
- Boise, ID
Idaho State Department of Agriculture
Celia R. Gould - Director - Boise, ID
Idaho State Department of Agriculture Noxious Weeds Program
Matt Voile - Noxious Weeds and Invasive Species Section Manager - Boise, ID
Idaho Water Resources Research Institute
Dr. John C. Tracy, IWRRI Director - Unversity of Idaho - Boise, ID
Idaho Water Supply Bank
Remington Buyer, Water Supply Bank Coordinator - Idaho Department of Water Resources - Boise, ID
Idaho Weed Awareness Campaign
Roger Batt - Executive Director - Meridian, ID
Idaho Wildlife Diversity Program
Idaho Department of Fish and Game - Boise, ID
Idaho's Nonpoint Source Management Program
Dave Pisarski - Program Coordinator - Boise, ID
ISDA's Noxious Weed Cost Share Program
- Boise, ID
Resource Conservation & Range Development Loan Program - Idaho
Terry Hoebelheinrich - Loan Officer - Boise, ID
River Menders
- Boise, ID
Sage Grouse - Idaho Governor's Office of Species Conservation
Dustin Miller - Administrator - Boise, ID
Sage-grouse Conservation and Management
Idaho Department of Fish and Game - Boise, ID
Small Business Development Center
Katie Sewall - State Director - Boise, ID
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Idaho Office
Michael Carrier - Idaho State Supervisor - Boise, ID
Water Quality Programs - Idaho
Karie Pappani, TMDL Program Lead - Idaho Soil and Water Conservation Commission - Boise, ID
Tax Advisors
Cooper Norman, CPAs & Business Advisors
Clint Tavenner, CPA - Agriculture Committee Chair - Idaho Falls, ID
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Credit Brokers
Foss & Company
Tax Credit Specialists - San Francisco, CA
Tax Credit Connection, Inc.
Ariel Steele, Owner - Longmont, CO

 Conservation Markets

   
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Conservation Almanac

The Trust for Public Land has created the Conservation Almanac, which is a great resource for understanding the context of the conservation and conservation finance movements. Here you can see how much land has been protected in your state, which state and federal agencies have protected the land, the ratio of money spent to land conserved, and policies and programs that could help your state reach its conservation objectives.

 

Conservation Corridor Toolkit

Landscape corridors are among the most important conservation strategies in the face of global changes such as habitat fragmentation, habitat destruction, and climate change. We aim to bridge the science and practice of conservation corridors.  Conservation Corridor will provide up-to-date findings from science that will inform applied conservation.  And, we will highlight new innovations in applied conservation, with the goal of guiding the direction of applied science toward management needs. Click Here. 

 

COMET-FARM™

COMET-FARM™ is a  whole farm and ranch carbon and greenhouse gas accounting system.  The tool guides you through describing your farm and ranch management practices including alternative future management scenarios. Once complete, a report is generated comparing the carbon changes and greenhouse gas emissions between your current management practices and future scenarios.

 

Mitigation and Conservation Banking
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To many landowners a threatened or endangered (T&E) species on their property is anathema because it can herald all kinds of state and federal limitations on use of their property.& ...

 

A Guide to Successful Wildlife Food Plots - Blending Science with Common Sense
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This publication provides technical guidance and practical information for wildlife management beyond planting and managing food plots.  ...

 

Leveraging the Landscape - State of the Forest Carbon Markets 2012
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Over the last three years, projects that address the relationships between carbon and forests have moved from the sidelines of international climate action to center field.

 

Carbon Sequestration on Idaho Agriculture and Forest Lands
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A report exploring the potential for carbon sequestration on agricultural and private, nonindustrial forest lands.

 

The Potential for Soil Carbon Sequestration
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Luke Nave from the University of Michigan Biological Station presents this video short course on the fact that the largest terrestrial carbon pool is contained in soils.

 

Grasslands and Carbon - Processes and Trends
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Rebecca McCulley of the University of Kentucky, Dept. of Plant & Soil Sciences presents this video short course on Grasslands, which make up 30% of the U.S ...

 

Forests and Carbon - Trends and Data for the U.S.
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In this video short course you can get the scoop on forestland carbon storage in the United States, which helps offset approximately 12% of US carbon emissions from fossil fuels.

 

Forest Carbon for the Private Landowner (Part 2) - Protocols, Projects and Opportunities

Andrea Tuttle presents this video short course ont forest carbon markets and how these can be used to capture and hold carbon on the landscape.

 

Forest Carbon for the Private Landowner (Part 1) - Basics of Carbon Offsets, Markets, and Trading
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Wondering about carbon offsets, credits, baselines, permanence and leakage? Get the carbon basics here and find out why forest offsets could be a bridge to the future.

 

Guide to Environmental Markets for Farmers and Ranchers
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The Guide to Environmental Markets for Farmers and Ranchers, produced by the American Farmland Trust (AFT), provides an overview of available market opportunities for environmental credits and services, how farmers and ranchers can get involved in them, and ways to encourage their continued growth.

 

Innovations in Market-Based Watershed Conservation in the United States - Payments for Watershed Services for Agricultural and Forest Landowners
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New innovations in payments for watershed services (PWS) have emerged in the past decade and are pointing the way toward watershed protection approaches that might effectively complement existing government conservation programs and incentives for rural landowners.

 

Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due - Increasing Landowner Compensation for Ecosystem Services
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This report provides an overview of existing payment programs and markets, and discusses the concepts of bundling and stacking, offer policy recommendations, and provides examples of current efforts to more effectively integrate payment opportunities for landowners.

 

Ecosystem Service Market Development - The Role and Opportunity for Finance
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The creation of tradable credits for the development or preservation of ecosystem services has emerged as a method to provide such payments.

 

Getting Paid for Stewardship - An Agricultural Community Water Quality Trading Guide
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Agricultural producers are finding opportunities to get paid for their stewardship activities through water quality trading. Generally, they sell the amount of nutrients or sediment reduced by conservation practices.

 

Meeting Regulatory Needs with Voluntary Conservation
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Take a look at a PowerPoint presentation on market-based approaches as a voluntary means to reduce the cost of compliance with environmental regulations.& ...

 

Natural Resources Credit Trading Reference
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The purpose of the NRCS Natural Resource Credit Trading Reference is to provide an understanding of how environmental credit trading can be used to increase the provision of conservation and ecosystem services by agriculture.

 

Payments for Forest Carbon
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Payments for forest carbon sequestration are an emerging opportunity for small forest owners to earn additional income, and in turn to sustain both the economic and ecological values of the Northern Forest.

 

Guidance for the Establishment, Use, and Operation of Conservation Banks
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This document provides guidance on the establishment, use, and operation of conservation banks for the purpose of providing a tool for offset mitigating adverse impacts to species listed as threatened or endangered under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended.

 

Conservation Banking
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This fact sheet was published by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in August 2012 is a two page primer on conservation banking with some history and information on how these banks are working today to promote species conservation and help mitigate habitat loss.

 

FY 2014-2017 Strategic Plan - Celebrating Our 75th Year of Conservation the Idaho Way
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The Idaho Soil and Water Conservation Commission (Conservation Commission) focuses on Conservation the Idaho Way: voluntary stewardship, not regulatory mandates.

 

A Landowner’s Guide to Carbon Sequestration Credits

This guide offers a path for local landowners to earn additional income while helping diminish adverse effects of global climate change through implementation of carbon sequestration and other stackable incentives.

 

Show Conservation Markets Organizations & Professionals (188)
There are 188 resources serving Upper Snake Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Conservation Markets Organizations & Professionals serving Upper Snake Region
Biologists / Ecologists
Dawn Reeder
Rare Earth Sciences, LLC - Principal Biologist - Paonia, CO
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Hugh Barrett
Sage Advice - President - Long Beach, WA
Idaho Cooperative Fish And Wildlife Research Unit
Dr. Courtney Conway - College of Natural Resources, University of Idaho - Moscow, ID
James Michael Scott, PhD
University of Idaho - Professor and Research Scientist - Moscow, ID
Jim Fincher
Branch Chief of Lands, Minerals and Water Rights - BLM - Boise, ID
Joe Hinson
Northwest Natural Resource Group, LLC - Forester - Weiser, ID
Karen Rice
Associate District Manager - Bureau of Land Management, Idaho Falls District - Idaho Falls, ID
Kit H. Buell
Buell Environmental LLC - Ecologist - Oak Creek, CO
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc.
James Schriever - Vice President Geospatial Services - Woodland Park, CO
Ryan Storm
Regional Field Representative - Pheasants ForeverOR
Sage Soil Resources, LLC
Shari Meeks - Rangeland Ecologist/Soil Scientist - Jackson, WY
Carbon Credits and Sequestration
American Carbon Registry
John Kadyszewski - Director - Arlington, VA
Bio-Logical Capital
Grant McCargo - Managing Director, Founder and CEO - Denver, CO
Blue Source
Jessica Stalberger - Office Manager - Murray, UT
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Business and Biodiversity Offsets Programme
Forest Trends (attention: BBOP Secretariat) - Washington, DC
C2Invest, LLC
- The Plains, VA
Carbon Cycle Institute (CCI)
- Nicasio, CA
Chicago Climate Exchange
Offset Registry - Chicago, IL
Climate Action Reserve
Gillian Calof - Interim-President/Operations Director - Los Angeles, CA
Ecosystem Economics LLC
- Bend, OR
Ecosystem Investment Partners
- Baltimore, MD
Ecosystem Services Market Consortium
Debbie Reed - Executive Director - Falls Church, VA
Ecotrust Forest Management
Amrita Kumar - Director - Portland, OR
ENVIRON
- Arlington, VA
EP Carbon
Zach Barbane - Director, Projects and Operations - Berkeley, CA
Finite Carbon
- Wayne, PA
Forest Carbon Fund
- Berkeley, CA
Forest Carbon Portal
Forest Trends' Ecosystem Marketplace - Washington, DC
Forest Trends
Forest Trends Association - Washington, DC
Green Assets, Inc
- Wilmington, NC
ImageTree
- Morgantown, WV
Indigo Ag
- Boston, MA
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Land Consultant - Loveland, CO
TerraCarbon LLC
- Peoria, IL
The Climate Trust
- Portland, OR
Trout Headwaters, Inc.
- Livingston, MT
Conservation Credit Markets
Blue Source
Jessica Stalberger - Office Manager - Murray, UT
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Ecosystem Economics LLC
- Bend, OR
Ecosystem Services Market Consortium
Debbie Reed - Executive Director - Falls Church, VA
EP Carbon
Zach Barbane - Director, Projects and Operations - Berkeley, CA
Forest Carbon Fund
- Berkeley, CA
Indigo Ag
- Boston, MA
National Mitigation Banking Association
- Washington, DC
Resource Environmental Solutions, LLC
Ross Guidry - Region Land Manager - Lafayette, LA
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Land Consultant - Loveland, CO
Tax Credit Connection, Inc.
Ariel Steele, Owner - Longmont, CO
TerraCarbon LLC
- Peoria, IL
Fisheries Biologists
Bob Kibler
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Idaho AIS Coordinator - Boise, ID
Dennis Mackey
- Fish and Wildlife Biologist - Star, ID
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Idaho Cooperative Fish And Wildlife Research Unit
Dr. Courtney Conway - College of Natural Resources, University of Idaho - Moscow, ID
Idaho Fishery Resource Office
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service - Ahsahka, ID
Paul Heimowitz
U.s. Fish and Wildlife Service - Pacific Region - Regional Ais Coordinator - Portland, OR
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Pacific Region
Linda Beck - Regional AIS Coordinator - Portland, OR
Foresters
Brad Tucker
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Brock Purvis
Northwest Management Inc. - Forester - Moscow, ID
Casey Clark
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Council of Western State Foresters
Sara Goodwin - Communications Director - Denver, CO
Dale Claassen
Sperry Ridge, Inc. - Chief Forester - Eugene, OR
Dennis Thomas
Northwest Management Inc. - Fire/Fuels Specialist - Moscow, ID
Dick E. Bradetich, ACF
Inland Forest Management, Inc. - Consulting Forester - Sandpoint, ID
Dr. Randy Brooks
Extension Forester and Professor - Extension Forestry University of Idaho - Moscow, ID
Eric Clippinger
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Eric Femreite
Northwest Management Inc. - Forester - Moscow, ID
Greg Howisey
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Gregory A. Bassler, ACF
Northwest Management, Inc. - Consulting Forester - Moscow, ID
Idaho Forest Owners Association
Paul A. Buckland - President - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Idaho Tree Farm Program
Steve Funk - Chair - Coeur d’Alene, ID
Joe Hinson
Northwest Natural Resource Group, LLC - Forester - Weiser, ID
John Ailport
Inland Forest Management, Inc. - Consulting Forester - Sandpoint, ID
Karen Robinson
Inland Forest Management, Inc. - Sandpoint, ID
Karl Radcliffe
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Kit H. Buell
Buell Environmental LLC - Ecologist - Oak Creek, CO
Mark Corrao
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Mark Stutzman
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc.
James Schriever - Vice President Geospatial Services - Woodland Park, CO
Matthew M. Engberg
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
McKenzie River Associates LLC
James A. Mehrwein - President - Eugene, OR
Michael Dominguez
5 Star Forestry - Owner - Kooskia, ID
Northwest Management Inc.
- Moscow, ID
Pat Brown
Eastern Supervisory Area Manager - Idaho Falls, ID
Ric Hagenbaugh
Northwest Management Inc. - Forester - Moscow, ID
Richard L. Cooper
Cooper Consulting Forestry - Owner - Honor, MI
Robert Coats
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Steve Bloedel, ACF, CF
Inland Forest Management, Inc. - Consulting Forester - Sandpoint, ID
Steve Prochnau
Prochnau Forest Consultants, LLC - Owner/President - Olympia, WA
Tera R. King
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC
- Jackson, MS
TigerTree Land Management
Franz Lani - Laramie, WY
Tim Gurton
Sperry Ridge, Inc. - Forester - Eugene, OR
Vaiden Bloch
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Vincent P. Corrao, ACF
Northwest Management, Inc. - President - Moscow, ID
William C. Berrigan, ACF
Berrigan Forestry, Inc. - Owner - Kettle Falls, WA
Worman and Associates
Doug Worman - Owner - Hayden, ID
Yvonne Barkley
Associate Extension Forester - Extension Forestry University of Idaho - Moscow, ID
Geologists / Hydrologists
C&S Environmental Consulting
Buford E. Collier - Senior Environmental Project Manager - Kilgore, TX
ENVIRON
- Arlington, VA
Fogarty Land and Environmental
Michael Fogarty - Earth Scientist - Canaan, NH
Gulf Engineers & Consultants
Bob Boagni, P.E. - President - Baton Rouge, LA
Idaho Geological Survey
Michael 'Ed' Ratchford - Director and State Geologist - Moscow, ID
Idaho Water Science Center
- Boise, ID
James Armstrong
Rare Earth Science, LLC - Principal Geologist - Gunnison, CO
Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc.
- Cumberland, ME
Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Foundation for Ada/Canyon Trail Systems
- Boise, ID
Idaho Coalition of Land Trusts
Laurel Sayer - Director - Boise, ID
Idaho Foundation for Parks and Lands
Jan Johns - Executive Director - Boise, ID
Lemhi Regional Land Trust
Jennifer Smith - Executive Director - Salmon, ID
North American Land Trust
Monica McQuail - Communications & Stewardship Assistant - Chadds Ford, PA
Peter D. Nichols
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti, LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
Sawtooth Society, Inc.
Gary O’Malley - Executive Director - Stanley, ID
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
Teton Regional Land Trust
Joselin Matkins - Executive Director - Driggs, ID
The Nature Conservancy, Idaho Field Office
Toni Hardesty - Idaho State Director - Hailey, ID
The Wilderness Land Trust
Brad Borst - President - Bainbridge Island, WA
Trust for Public Land, Washington State Office
- Seattle, WA
Watershed Land Trust
Frank Austenfeld, J.D. - Executive Director - Overland Park, KS
Wood River Land Trust
- Hailey, ID
Mediators
Design Workshop
Anna Laybourn - Principal - Aspen, CO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
Sara Nelson Hallock
Hallock & Hallock - Logan, UT
Mitigation Banks
Bio-Logical Capital
Grant McCargo - Managing Director, Founder and CEO - Denver, CO
EarthBalance
- North Port, FL
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Resource Environmental Solutions, LLC
Ross Guidry - Region Land Manager - Lafayette, LA
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Andrew J. Waldera
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Boise, ID
Andrew M. Wayment
Wright & Wayment, PLLC - Idaho Falls, ID
Arthur Macomber
Macomber Law, PLLC - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Blair Schilling
Fishman Haygood, LLP - Attorney - New Orleans, LA
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Nossaman LLP - Los Angeles, CA
Evan Roth
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Twin Falls, ID
J. Frederick Mack
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
J. Kahle Becker
Attorney At Law - Boise, ID
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James P. Moorhead
Moorhead Law Group, LLC - Founder and Principal - Chicago, IL
John R. Goodell
Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Boise, ID
Laura A. Schroeder
Schroeder Law Offices, PC - Portland, OR
Linda Bergeson Jones
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Linda R. Larson
Marten Law - Seattle, WA
M. Reed Hopper
Pacific Legal Foundation - Principal Attorney, National Litigation Center - Sacramento, CA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Peter D. Nichols
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti, LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
Randall C. Budge
Managing Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Pocatello, ID
Richard H. Andrus
Holland & Hart - Of Counsel - Boise, ID
Scott J. Smith
Partner - Racine Olson - Pocatello, ID
Scott L. Campbell
Campbell Law - Boise, ID
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
Therese Ure
Schroeder Law Offices, PC - Portland, OR
Theron J. De Smet
Associate - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Thomas J. Budge
Partner - Racine Olson Nye Budge & Bailey - Pocatello, ID
William F. Boyd
Of Counsel - Ramsden & Lyons, LLP - Coeur d'Alene, ID
William G. Myers III
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
William Hutton
Conservation Partners LLP - Of Council - Oakland, CA
William Myers III
Holland & Hart - Boise, ID
Riparian and Wetlands Specialists
Cascade Earth Sciences
- Pocatello, ID
Dawn Reeder
Rare Earth Sciences, LLC - Principal Biologist - Paonia, CO
EarthBalance
- North Port, FL
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Hugh Barrett
Sage Advice - President - Long Beach, WA
IDAH2O Master Water Stewards
Jim Ekins - Program Coordinator - Coeur d'Alene, ID
Joe Hinson
Northwest Natural Resource Group, LLC - Forester - Weiser, ID
Mark Corrao
Northwest Management Inc. - Moscow, ID
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc.
James Schriever - Vice President Geospatial Services - Woodland Park, CO
River Menders
- Boise, ID
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Land Consultant - Loveland, CO
Rocky Mountain Environmental Associates
John Rice - Senior Geologist, President - Idaho Falls, ID
Society for Range Management
- Littleton, CO
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
Dawn Reeder
Rare Earth Sciences, LLC - Principal Biologist - Paonia, CO
Dennis Mackey
- Fish and Wildlife Biologist - Star, ID
EarthBalance
- North Port, FL
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Hugh Barrett
Sage Advice - President - Long Beach, WA
Idaho Cooperative Fish And Wildlife Research Unit
Dr. Courtney Conway - College of Natural Resources, University of Idaho - Moscow, ID
James Michael Scott, PhD
University of Idaho - Professor and Research Scientist - Moscow, ID
Kit H. Buell
Buell Environmental LLC - Ecologist - Oak Creek, CO
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc.
James Schriever - Vice President Geospatial Services - Woodland Park, CO
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Land Consultant - Loveland, CO
Rocky Mountain Environmental Associates
John Rice - Senior Geologist, President - Idaho Falls, ID
Society for Range Management
- Littleton, CO
 

 Google News about Conservation Resources

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Conservation Easements News Items
Ex-LePage spokeswoman enters congressional race in Maine - Idaho Statesman
10/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Ex-LePage spokeswoman enters congressional race in Maine    Idaho Statesman

Land Trust nears goal to purchase 118 acres in Croy Canyon - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
8/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
Land Trust nears goal to purchase 118 acres in Croy Canyon    Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

One stretch of the South Fork is now federally protected - East Idaho News
7/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
One stretch of the South Fork is now federally protected    East Idaho News

Guest opinion: Wildlife migration corridors and western working lands are co-dependent - Idaho Press-Tribune
5/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Guest opinion: Wildlife migration corridors and western working lands are co-dependent    Idaho Press-Tribune

Conservation easements placed on 2 ranches | Environment - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
5/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Conservation easements placed on 2 ranches | Environment    Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Habitat once planned for South Hills subdivision donated to Land Trust - Idaho State Journal
1/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Habitat once planned for South Hills subdivision donated to Land Trust    Idaho State Journal

A look at the top stories likely to make headlines in 2019 - Idaho Press-Tribune
12/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
A look at the top stories likely to make headlines in 2019    Idaho Press-Tribune

Wolf killed by Wildlife Services | Environment - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
12/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Wolf killed by Wildlife Services | Environment    Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation: More Wildlife Habitat Protected in Idaho - AmmoLand Shooting Sports News
12/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation: More Wildlife Habitat Protected in Idaho    AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

New subdivision prompts fears of SNRA build-out - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
11/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
New subdivision prompts fears of SNRA build-out    Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Land trust seeks to expand using industry mitigation money - Idaho State Journal
9/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Land trust seeks to expand using industry mitigation money    Idaho State Journal

Mike Simpson on Kavanaugh, Idaho’s migrant workers & key funding for public open space - Idaho Statesman
9/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Mike Simpson on Kavanaugh, Idaho’s migrant workers & key funding for public open space    Idaho Statesman

Land and Water Conservation Fund set to expire - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
8/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Land and Water Conservation Fund set to expire    Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Our Changing Idaho: With Few Protections In Place, Farmland Is Gobbled Up By Subdivisions - Boise State Public Radio
6/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Our Changing Idaho: With Few Protections In Place, Farmland Is Gobbled Up By Subdivisions    Boise State Public Radio

Vote Halverson for county commissioner | Letters To Editor - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
5/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Vote Halverson for county commissioner | Letters To Editor    Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Bringing trumpeter swans back home to Idaho - LocalNews8.com
5/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Bringing trumpeter swans back home to Idaho    LocalNews8.com

C of I environmental studies graduating seniors to present theses on Treasure Valley soil - College of Idaho News
4/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
C of I environmental studies graduating seniors to present theses on Treasure Valley soil    College of Idaho News

Farmers need alternatives to selling land to developers | Editorials - Idaho Press-Tribune
2/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Farmers need alternatives to selling land to developers | Editorials    Idaho Press-Tribune

560 acres protected around Portneuf River - Idaho State Journal
12/22/2017 3:00:00 AM
560 acres protected around Portneuf River    Idaho State Journal

Regan's Kootenai County road-easement case goes to Idaho Supreme Court for 3rd time - The Spokesman-Review
12/15/2017 3:00:00 AM
Regan's Kootenai County road-easement case goes to Idaho Supreme Court for 3rd time    The Spokesman-Review

The Molpus Woodlands Group Announces 28300 Acre Timberland Offering in Northern Idaho - Business Wire
4/3/2017 3:00:00 AM
The Molpus Woodlands Group Announces 28300 Acre Timberland Offering in Northern Idaho    Business Wire

Easement opening Idaho's Clagstone Meadows to public access Aug. 1 - The Spokesman-Review
3/22/2017 3:00:00 AM
Easement opening Idaho's Clagstone Meadows to public access Aug. 1    The Spokesman-Review

Wolverine caught on remote camera in west-central Idaho - Idaho State Journal
1/16/2017 3:00:00 AM
Wolverine caught on remote camera in west-central Idaho    Idaho State Journal

Conservation Area To Help Wildlife Migration In Idaho, Utah, And Wyoming - Boise State Public Radio
12/22/2016 3:00:00 AM
Conservation Area To Help Wildlife Migration In Idaho, Utah, And Wyoming    Boise State Public Radio

Land Trust celebrates property deal | Blaine County - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
12/14/2016 3:00:00 AM
Land Trust celebrates property deal | Blaine County    Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Groups look to preserve farmland as Treasure Valley grows - Idaho Press-Tribune
11/12/2016 3:00:00 AM
Groups look to preserve farmland as Treasure Valley grows    Idaho Press-Tribune

Nationally Recognized North Idaho Forests Conserved - Business Wire
10/3/2016 3:00:00 AM
Nationally Recognized North Idaho Forests Conserved    Business Wire

Fly-fishing in Idaho's Sawtooth Mountains - Sonoma Index-Tribune
9/15/2016 3:00:00 AM
Fly-fishing in Idaho's Sawtooth Mountains    Sonoma Index-Tribune

County supports habitat proposal | Blaine County - Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
2/25/2015 3:00:00 AM
County supports habitat proposal | Blaine County    Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

Conservation Easements Protect a Special Place in Idaho for People and Nature - USDA.gov
2/19/2015 3:00:00 AM
Conservation Easements Protect a Special Place in Idaho for People and Nature    USDA.gov

Conservation Markets News Items
Our 2019 voter guide on the Boise City Council election: Hear from the candidates - Idaho Statesman
10/18/2019 2:24:00 PM
Our 2019 voter guide on the Boise City Council election: Hear from the candidates    Idaho Statesman

Town Talk - Idaho Press-Tribune
10/13/2019 2:15:00 AM
Town Talk    Idaho Press-Tribune

Farmers ending first year in Johnson County land program - Idaho Statesman
10/12/2019 12:00:00 PM
Farmers ending first year in Johnson County land program    Idaho Statesman

Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials - Idaho Statesman
10/2/2019 12:57:00 PM
Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials    Idaho Statesman

Ag secretary: No guarantee small dairy farms will survive - Idaho Statesman
10/1/2019 4:03:00 PM
Ag secretary: No guarantee small dairy farms will survive    Idaho Statesman

Landowners worry about impact of transmission line project - Idaho Statesman
9/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Landowners worry about impact of transmission line project    Idaho Statesman

Moose poached in central Idaho, officials seeking culprit - RFD-TV
9/24/2019 5:16:24 PM
Moose poached in central Idaho, officials seeking culprit    RFD-TV

Texas Oil Company Under Fire in Idaho Blames Oklahoma Investments in Bankrupcty Filing - Public Radio Tulsa
9/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas Oil Company Under Fire in Idaho Blames Oklahoma Investments in Bankrupcty Filing    Public Radio Tulsa

Texas oil company facing Idaho lawsuit files for bankruptcy - Coeur d'Alene Press
9/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas oil company facing Idaho lawsuit files for bankruptcy    Coeur d'Alene Press

Idaho working to restore its salmon population - RFD-TV
9/16/2019 2:05:03 PM
Idaho working to restore its salmon population    RFD-TV

Idaho farmers dig in for $1 billion potato harvest - Capital Press
9/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho farmers dig in for $1 billion potato harvest    Capital Press

Idaho Falls woman arrested for reportedly beating, biting and choking child - Post Register
9/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho Falls woman arrested for reportedly beating, biting and choking child    Post Register

Idaho Falls man reportedly coerced teens into sex through threats - Post Register
9/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho Falls man reportedly coerced teens into sex through threats    Post Register

Fall for September with football, pumpkin patches and comedy - Idaho Statesman
8/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fall for September with football, pumpkin patches and comedy    Idaho Statesman

First sockeye from Idaho hatchery comes home ⁠— $14M, 6 years and hundreds of thousands of smolts later - Idaho Statesman
8/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
First sockeye from Idaho hatchery comes home ⁠— $14M, 6 years and hundreds of thousands of smolts later    Idaho Statesman

Idaho Wheat Commission Applauds U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement - Post Register
8/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho Wheat Commission Applauds U.S.-Japan Trade Agreement    Post Register

A word with Boise mayoral challenger Lauren McLean - Idaho Business Review
8/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
A word with Boise mayoral challenger Lauren McLean    Idaho Business Review

Idaho Falls passes 2019-20 budget - Post Register
8/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho Falls passes 2019-20 budget    Post Register

More than just a viral video, the Salmon Cannon could be key to the species’ recovery - Idaho Statesman
8/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
More than just a viral video, the Salmon Cannon could be key to the species’ recovery    Idaho Statesman

Sage Grouse Numbers Continue to Drop in Idaho - U.S. News & World Report
8/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Sage Grouse Numbers Continue to Drop in Idaho    U.S. News & World Report

Idaho issues $870,000 in flood-management grants | Water - Capital Press
8/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho issues $870,000 in flood-management grants | Water    Capital Press

New Market Lake blind winning over birdwatchers | Xtreme Idaho - Idaho State Journal
7/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
New Market Lake blind winning over birdwatchers | Xtreme Idaho    Idaho State Journal

South downtown: The neighborhood that missed Idaho Falls' downtown revitalization ... for now - Post Register
7/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
South downtown: The neighborhood that missed Idaho Falls' downtown revitalization ... for now    Post Register

It's for the birds: Summer birding in Idaho's sagebrush country - Twin Falls Times-News
7/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
It's for the birds: Summer birding in Idaho's sagebrush country    Twin Falls Times-News

Idaho Water Treatment Plants are Down the Drain - Boise Weekly
7/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho Water Treatment Plants are Down the Drain    Boise Weekly

Gregory Carr Foundation helps Mozambique restore Gorongosa National Park - Idaho Statesman
7/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Gregory Carr Foundation helps Mozambique restore Gorongosa National Park    Idaho Statesman

Gorongosa girls club helps educate and empower future generations of Mozambique - Idaho Statesman
7/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Gorongosa girls club helps educate and empower future generations of Mozambique    Idaho Statesman

Idaho Conservation Group Study: Industrial Dairy Contributes Significantly to Polluted Aquifer - Boise Weekly
7/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho Conservation Group Study: Industrial Dairy Contributes Significantly to Polluted Aquifer    Boise Weekly

Clearwater Basin Youth Conservation Corps season off to strong start - Idaho County Free Press
7/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Clearwater Basin Youth Conservation Corps season off to strong start    Idaho County Free Press

Trump wants to remove protections for wolves. Idaho shows why that's a bad idea - Salon
7/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Trump wants to remove protections for wolves. Idaho shows why that's a bad idea    Salon

Report: Idaho's wastewater treatment plants are failing | News - Teton Valley News
7/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Report: Idaho's wastewater treatment plants are failing | News    Teton Valley News

In Idaho, the plight of salmon spawns an unorthodox proposal - Christian Science Monitor
7/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
In Idaho, the plight of salmon spawns an unorthodox proposal    Christian Science Monitor

Idaho Conservation League leads environmental politics - Idaho Statesman
6/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho Conservation League leads environmental politics    Idaho Statesman

Rick Johnson looks at the future for Idaho Conservation League. - Idaho Statesman
6/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Rick Johnson looks at the future for Idaho Conservation League.    Idaho Statesman

Idaho governor's salmon group sets first meeting | Water - Capital Press
6/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho governor's salmon group sets first meeting | Water    Capital Press

NRCS seeks more innovation grant applications in Idaho - Capital Press
6/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
NRCS seeks more innovation grant applications in Idaho    Capital Press

Idaho version of new NRCS nutrient standard expected soon - Capital Press
6/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho version of new NRCS nutrient standard expected soon    Capital Press

Idaho Fish and Game Commission buys 1800 acres - Capital Press
6/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho Fish and Game Commission buys 1800 acres    Capital Press

Idaho ag department to award $1.8 million to specialty crop projects - Post Register
6/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho ag department to award $1.8 million to specialty crop projects    Post Register

Idaho recommends more than $1.8M in specialty crop grants - Capital Press
6/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho recommends more than $1.8M in specialty crop grants    Capital Press

Outlook bright for Idaho irrigation water supply | Water - Capital Press
6/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Outlook bright for Idaho irrigation water supply | Water    Capital Press

Chinese tourism to U.S. declines; How will Idaho Falls be impacted? - Post Register
5/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Chinese tourism to U.S. declines; How will Idaho Falls be impacted?    Post Register

New NOW CFO Boise Office Opens Financial Strategy to Idaho Businesses - PRNewswire
5/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
New NOW CFO Boise Office Opens Financial Strategy to Idaho Businesses    PRNewswire

Honolulu Zoo delivers 3 African wild dogs to Boise, Idaho - Honolulu Star-Advertiser
5/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Honolulu Zoo delivers 3 African wild dogs to Boise, Idaho    Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Meet the Smiths: Raising livestock in Idaho - Post Register
5/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Meet the Smiths: Raising livestock in Idaho    Post Register

It’s peak morel mushroom season in Idaho. Don’t expect any help finding them, though. - Idaho Statesman
5/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
It’s peak morel mushroom season in Idaho. Don’t expect any help finding them, though.    Idaho Statesman

Idaho sitting pretty with water supplies | Water - Capital Press
5/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho sitting pretty with water supplies | Water    Capital Press

Idaho defends sage grouse plan | Nation & World - Capital Press
4/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho defends sage grouse plan | Nation & World    Capital Press

Idaho, Utah seek to defend Trump drilling plan lawsuit over sage grouse - The Denver Post
4/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho, Utah seek to defend Trump drilling plan lawsuit over sage grouse    The Denver Post

Solar advocates speak out against Idaho Power's attempt to gut net metering - Solar Power World
4/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Solar advocates speak out against Idaho Power's attempt to gut net metering    Solar Power World

Idaho Power Sets 100 Percent Clean Energy Goal by 2045, Earns Praise from Sierra Club, Conservation Voters for Idaho - Boise Weekly
3/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho Power Sets 100 Percent Clean Energy Goal by 2045, Earns Praise from Sierra Club, Conservation Voters for Idaho    Boise Weekly

Idaho gets steelhead permit from federal government - The Spokesman-Review
3/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho gets steelhead permit from federal government    The Spokesman-Review

Fish on: Idaho gets steelhead permit | Northwest - Lewiston Morning Tribune
3/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fish on: Idaho gets steelhead permit | Northwest    Lewiston Morning Tribune

Ron Abramovich: Idaho's snow man | Water - Capital Press
3/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Ron Abramovich: Idaho's snow man | Water    Capital Press

Barnstorm: A Rash of Farm Belt Bankruptcies Hasn't Reached Idaho...Yet - Boise Weekly
3/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Barnstorm: A Rash of Farm Belt Bankruptcies Hasn't Reached Idaho...Yet    Boise Weekly

Idaho lawmakers vote to kill bill allowing civil lawsuits over access to public land - Idaho Statesman
3/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho lawmakers vote to kill bill allowing civil lawsuits over access to public land    Idaho Statesman

Ron Abramovich, with the Natural Resources Conservation Service, measures snow levels in the Boise mountains. - Idaho Statesman
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Ron Abramovich, with the Natural Resources Conservation Service, measures snow levels in the Boise mountains.    Idaho Statesman

Idaho's new governor: 'Climate change is real' - High Country News
1/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Idaho's new governor: 'Climate change is real'    High Country News

Suction dredger Poe sued by Idaho Conservation League, cited by state, federal regulators - Idaho County Free Press
11/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Suction dredger Poe sued by Idaho Conservation League, cited by state, federal regulators    Idaho County Free Press