27 Oct '14, 9pm

Huge land deal in Western US improves wildlife habitat, recreation activities, & water quality ht…

Huge land deal in Western US improves wildlife habitat, recreation activities, & water quality ht…

United States Forests for America's Future Steven Gnam walks in a foggy meadow beneath a giant ponderosa pine tree in the project area. © Steven Gnam 165,073 acres of land in Washington and Montana - that's a lot of outdoor space for people and wildlife. We are proud to announce a historic land conservation transaction that will safeguard clean water, wildlife habitat and outdoor recreation in Washington and Montana. We have long known that the key to effective conservation results is thinking and working at the scale of nature. This project is no exception. The $134 million transaction will conserve the ecological integrity of 165,073 acres – 257 square miles – of forests, rivers and wildlife habitat in the Cascade Mountain Range of Washington and in the Blackfoot River Valley in Montana. The Conservancy is acquiring the lands from Plum Creek, including 47,921 acres in th...

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