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December 18, 2019

Victory in Clean Water Act Suit Against Midas Gold on Behalf of Nez Perce Tribe

On Monday, December 16, Advocates for the West and the Nez Perce Tribe (Tribe) won a decisive victory against Canadian mining company Midas Gold Corp. We argued in Idaho federal court against Midas Gold’s motion to dismiss or stay our Clean Water Act lawsuit, which we brought with co-counsel from the Nez Perce Tribe Office of Legal Counsel. US District Court…

December 16, 2019

2019 Fall/Winter Case Notes

2019 has been Advocates for the West’s busiest year on record! Find out what we’ve been working on all year in our Fall/Winter edition of Case Notes. READ HERE

June 3, 2019

2019 Spring/Summer Case Notes

Get the latest on what Advocates for the West is doing to protect and defend the West’s public lands, water and wildlife. READ HERE

November 15, 2018

2018 Fall/Winter Newsletter

2018 Fall/Winter Newsletter

November 13, 2018

Annual Holiday Party — Wednesday, December 5th

You Are Invited! Please join Advocates for the West for our Annual Holiday Party. We have much to celebrate this year, most especially you — our dedicated supporters. So come raise a glass and toast to another year of Winning for the West! Wednesday, December 5th 5:30 to 8:30pm Leku Ona on the Boise Basque Block — 117…

June 14, 2018

2018 Spring/Summer Case Notes

2018 Spring-Summer Case Notes

March 9, 2018

2017 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

December 21, 2017

National Forests to Re-think Rubberstamping of Outdated Winter Travel Maps

Advocates for the West is pleased to announce that three western forests are re-thinking their continued reliance on outdated winter travel decisions. In response to our lawsuit, three Intermountain national forests withdrew winter motorized travel maps showing where snowmobiles and other “over-snow” motorized vehicles are allowed, while they consider impacts to imperiled wildlife. The Boise and Payette National Forests…

December 12, 2017

2017 Fall/Winter Newsletter

Click here to read our 2017 AFW Fall Newsletter