The Kootenai Forest Stakeholders Coalition crafts solutions for public lands management by representing diverse values and providing a venue for productive, inclusive conversations between the Forest Service and the community.

In The News

Diverse Collaborators are the Key to Prosperity
The Western News, August 21, 2018

Court Ruling Stalls Portion of Sprawling Kootenai Timber Project
The Flathead Beacon, July 27, 2018

Local Coalition Bridges Divides to Move Forward
The Western News, July 27, 2018

Learn to Appreciate Other Points of View 
The Western News, April 24, 2018 (also published in The Montanian and the Flathead Beacon)

Manage Public Lands in a Sustainable, Collaborative Way
Flathead Beacon, February 24, 2018

Kootenai Forest Stakeholders Coalition Gaining Traction in Northwest Montana
The Montanian, February 21, 2018

A Special Kind of Holiday Cheer
The Sanders County Ledger, December 21, 2017

Lincoln County Commissioners Sign Forest Management Memorandum with Kootenai Forest Stakeholders
The Montanian, December 18, 2017

Thankful for Agreement Between County and Coalition
The Western News, December 8, 2017

County, Coalition Sign Collaborative Agreement
The Western News, December 5, 2017

Voices in the Wilderness: Consumed in the Yaak
The Western News, December 5, 2017

Group Tours Burned Area
Sanders County Ledger, November 16, 2017

Forest Group Aims to Find Balance (IMG)
Sanders County Ledger, October 5, 2017

Getting Along in the Kootenai
Flathead Beacon, July 6, 2017

Coalition Looks for Common Ground in Kootenai Forest
Daily Inter Lake, July 5, 2017

Making a Difference Starts with Taking that First Step
Sanders County Ledger, June 22, 2017

On the Flight Path to Compromise
The Western News, June 6, 2017

Coalition Key to Libby’s Economic Future
The Western News, May 26, 2017

Forward-Thinking Solutions to Land Management
Flathead Beacon, April 2, 2017

We Montanans can protect our own backyards
The Western News, March 10, 2017

Stakeholders Bring Conservation and Harvest Together
The Western News, February 28, 2017

United by our Public Lands Legacy
Missoulian, February 14, 2017

Collaborative process builds consensus
The Western News, November 25, 2016

Forest Coalition Shows How to Solve Challenges (PDF)
The Sanders County Ledger, November 10, 2016

The Path Ahead
Flathead Beacon, November 6, 2016

Family Trees
Flathead Beacon, October 19, 2016

Kootenai Stakeholders Coalition prepare for legislative campaign
The Western News, October 11, 2016