Events

Free the Snake Flotilla – September 17th!

Last year, hot water in the Snake River killed 250,000 sockeye salmon – 99% of the spawning population. On Saturday, September 17th, Advocates for the West will proudly stand with our partners at the FREE THE SNAKE FLOTILLA. Last year, over 300 people launched their non-motorized boats – equipped with handmade pro-salmon banners and some donning their best salmon hats – sending a peaceful but strong…

Raise a Glass to Idaho’s Rivers!

It’s a great summer for Idaho’s Rivers!  In July, we won a court order halting the CuMo Mine exploration project in the headwaters of the Boise River. And earlier this month, the court again ruled in our favor and stopped the Golden Hand mine proposal in Big Creek, a tributary to the Middle Fork of the Salmon River in the…

Annual Summer Party in the Wood River Valley

Join Advocates for the West for refreshments and a conversation with Executive Director Laird Lucas about our work in Idaho to uphold Wild & Scenic River values and protect Idaho’s rivers and streams. Enjoy appetizers, drinks, and a spectacular view of the Wood River Valley! Wednesday, August 3rd – 5:30 to 8 pm 102 Camas…

Party on the Boise River!

You Are Invited! Join Advocates for the West for dinner and a conversation with Executive Director Laird Lucas about our work in Idaho to uphold Wild & Scenic River values and protect Idaho’s rivers and streams. Thursday, June 23rd – 5:30 to 8 pm Home of Phil Gordon: 3420 N. Plantation River Dr. BBQ with meat/vegan options &…

Idaho Gives at Idaho Mountain Touring!

Idaho Gives is your chance to help Advocates for the West earn $20,000 to protect Boise’s fresh air & clean water! Thanks to Idaho Mountain Touring, Patagonia and two anonymous donors, we have an opportunity to earn a $10,000 Matching Challenge Grant. During this special time, every donation you give will be matched dollar for…

“EXPOSED” comes to Boise and Pocatello

Advocates for the West, Predator Defense, and Western Watersheds Project present… Three screenings of “EXPOSED: USDA’s Secret War on Wildlife” with Producer talk-back session October 15-16, 2015 Boise / Pocatello, ID October 15th | 4:00 pm | The Lookout Room Student Union Building, Boise State University 1910 University Dr. – Boise, ID 83725 FREE  October 15th | 7:30 pm |  The Flicks 646 W. Fulton St. – Boise, ID 83702…

IDAHO GIVES for IDAHO WILDLIFE!

Thursday, May 7th was IDAHO GIVES  – and we’re thrilled to say that we met and exceeded our goal! 24 Hours, 79 Donors, $12,165 in Gifts + a $10,000 Match = one very happy group of attorneys ready to take on Wildlife Services! That’s $22,165 added to our Wildlife Services war chest. Thanks so much…

EXPOSED – USDA’s Secret War on Wildlife

In this shocking film produced by Predator Defense’s Executive Director, Brooks Fahy, we learn the disturbing truth about Wildlife Services – a secretive federal agency that kills millions of wild animals across the country each year. EXPOSED features interviews from former Wildlife Services employees, revealing in detail the difficult and inhumane “predator control” duties they…

DEFENDING THE WEST: Happy Hour Event in San Francisco

You Are Invited Please join Advocates for the West in downtown San Francisco: Keker & Van Nest law firm (633 Battery St.) Tuesday, January 13th – 5:30 to 7:30pm. Click Here for Directions Learn more about our work – the wins, the current cases and what lies ahead in 2015 and beyond. Meet founder and Director…

Party with Andy Byron and the Lost River Band!

 Advocates for the West invites you to join us for a garden party in Boise, ID at Phil Gordon’s home – 2415 Anderson St. – Friday, September 26th at 5pm – with a special performance by Andy Byron and the Lost River Band! We’ll enjoy drinks, appetizers, music and, of course, Phil’s lovely backyard garden.Please email Anna Demetriades if you will…