Endowment Lands

Cougar Island Auction Update

Cougar Island Auction Update

The Idaho Department of Lands (IDL) held the auction for Cougar Island on Wednesday, August 14th at the Water’s Edge Event Center in Eagle. Members from the United Payette Cougar Island Task Force and Steering Committee were there along with Payette Land Trust...

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Cougar Island Update

Cougar Island Update

COUGAR ISLAND AUCTION CONSERVATION STRATEGY Threat. The sale of Cougar Island poses the threat of privatization and development, which would diminish the viewsheds on the lake, end historic use enjoyed by generations, threaten water quality in Payette Lake and...

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WEBINAR: UNITED PAYETTE PLAN OVERVIEW AND PLT UPDATE

WEBINAR: UNITED PAYETTE PLAN OVERVIEW AND PLT UPDATE

Payette Land Trust Executive Director, Craig Utter hosted an open Webinar to discuss the United Payette’s plan for working with IDL on area Endowment Lands. Click on the link below to view the entire webinar. The first 11 minutes is a video, “Song of the Land: Harmony...

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UNITED PAYETTE

UNITED PAYETTE

Broad coalition organizes to conserve endowment lands in the North Fork Payette River basin. PLT is working with multiple local, regional and State wide conservation groups to formulate a long range plan for the conservation of Endowment Lands in the McCall area while...

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PLT Comments Before the State Land Board – November 2020

PLT Comments Before the State Land Board – November 2020

PLT was the first to give testimony regarding the Trident Proposal and IDL Strategy at today's State Land Board Meeting! November 17, 2020 - State Land Board Meeting Testimony Craig Utter Executive Director Payette Land Trust Good Morning Governor and Members of...

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PLT Board Sets Policy on Trident and McCall Endowment Lands

PLT Board Sets Policy on Trident and McCall Endowment Lands

After reviewing both the Trident Holding's Preserve McCall Proposal and the IDL Payette Endowment Strategy presentation PLT chose not to support either Draft as presented. The Trident's proposal is in conflict with the PLT Payette River Basin Initiative. The IDL...

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McCall Endowment Land Informational Documents

McCall Endowment Land Informational Documents

Keep up to date and informed on the November 17th Land Board meeting - click on the document you would like to view below November 17th State Land Board Agenda Idaho Department of Lands Presentation Materials Trident Holdings - Preserve McCall Proposal PLT - Payette...

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