In its efforts to protect and restore the Inland Northwest's forests, water and wildlife, the Lands Council uses a range of tactics—educating, advocating, protesting, planting, researching, collaborating and sometimes filing lawsuits.
"Different approaches are useful in different times. That requires being thoughtful about how and when to use them," said Mike Petersen, executive director of the Lands Council. He summed up recent efforts:
To stop three dam projects, it relocates beavers to build wetlands.
To restore land and protect.. . . . . .