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North Idaho Wilderness Advocate Awarded

Posted on Friday, May 25th, 2007 by »

May 24, 2007 For Immediate Release Contacts: Rick Johnson, (208) 345-6942 ext. 19 Phil Hough, (208) 255-2780   Wilderness advocate Phil Hough, of Sagle, Idaho, was awarded the Idaho Conservation League’s highest award for environmental [» Read More...]


Great Old Broads Coming To Scotchmans!

Posted on Thursday, May 10th, 2007 by »

Great Old Broads for Wilderness [GOB], a hard-working, tenacious national wilderness advocate organization, will visit the Scotchman Peaks area to help promote its designation as a Congressionally established permanent Wilderness Area. Headquartered at the Clark [» Read More...]


2006 Annual Report Released

Posted on Sunday, February 11th, 2007 by »

“A real page turner – I couldn’t put it down!” – New Belgian Times “A classic! One of the best Annual Reports ever written!” – Tokyo Daily Standard Read the Friends Of Scotchman Peaks 2006 Annual [» Read More...]


Spokesman Review Guest Opinion

Posted on Wednesday, November 8th, 2006 by »

(Reprinted from the Spokesman Review) Scotchman Peaks Another Good Save Doug Scott , Author of “Enduring Wilderness” Campaign for America’s Wilderness November 8, 2006 There are now 300 million of us, each striving for a share [» Read More...]


Fundraising Challenge Grant Announced

Posted on Monday, May 15th, 2006 by »

Dear Friend of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness, We are excited to announce that the Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness has been awarded a $5,000 “Challenge” grant by the Cinnabar Foundation!! In order to receive these funds [» Read More...]



Kinnikinnik Native Plant Society Supports the Scotchmans

Posted on Friday, May 12th, 2006 by »

www.nativeplantsociety.orgPresident Phil Hough (208) 255-2780Vice-President Rae Charlton (208) 255-7666Secretary Annette Fraser-Runnalls (208) 263-9234 Treasurer Marilyn George (208) 263-9470 Arboretum Manager Sylvia M. Chatburn (208) 263-2175 Founder Lois Wythe (208) 263-8038 Board Members Ken Haag [» Read More...]


Kootenai Forest Plan Decision Announced

Posted on Thursday, May 11th, 2006 by »

Your Help Is Needed The Kootenai National Forest, in their forest revision draft map, has eliminated ALL recommended wilderness, replacing it with a “wildlands” category.   We need letters NOW to the regional forester Gail [» Read More...]