House Bill 2728, the bill to ban coyote-killing contests, has been approved by the Oregon House of Representatives but is stalled in a Senate committee. The bill needs to be scheduled by Friday for a hearing and “work session” or it will die. Please take action today to help us end these cruel contests.Read Post
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Action Alert! Please urge Washington County Commissioners to prioritize implementing a tree preservation code and other natural resource work in this year’s long range planning work program.Read Post
Please take a few minutes out of your day to contact your State Senator to let them know you support Dr. Khalil’s candidacy for the ODFW Commission. We believe her unique experience with wildlife conservation research and implementation, strategic planning, and community collaboration will make her an asset on the Commission.Read Post
Conservation gains made under the iconic Northwest Forest Plan to restore the old-growth forests are at risk, putting the future of the Northern Spotted Owl in jeopardy. Urge your congressional representatives to help reinstate protections for this bird today!Read Post
We need your help urgently to ensure that House Bill 3319 gets a hearing and work session in the Oregon Legislature. Please email Representative Marsh’s office TODAY, cc Representative Kotek’s office, and urge them to schedule a hearing and work session for HB 3319. This hearing and work session have to be scheduled by the end of the day tomorrow or the bill will die!Read Post
This week we have two important opportunities to advance protections for Oregon’s wildlife. With your help, we’ll pass two bills, one that increases protections for beavers and the other that bans coyote killing contests.Read Post
The Biden Administration has delayed implementation of a Trump Administration Rule that would have gutted America’s most important bird protection law, the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA). We need your voice now to tell the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) to permanently eliminate the Trump Administration Rule and restore protections for more than 1,000 species of wild birds.Read Post