News Story Highlights Local Opposition to NEXT Refinery and Risky Behavior by NEXT’s Backers
“Restoring the River: What a New Superfund Site on the Columbia Means for Public Health and Clean Water” Webinar
Columbia Riverkeeper is hiring an Operations Assistant and a Policy Director. We are committed to creating a diverse work environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Earlier this month, the U.S. Department of Energy and the Washington Department of Ecology announced an agreement, which begins to address two of Hanford’s leaking tanks, B-109 and T-111. The agreement made headlines, but does it make real progress?
"Columbia Riverkeeper affirms that access to clean water is a basic human right." -Miles Johnson, Senior Attorney
Featuring the voice of activist and host, Ubaldo Hernández, exploring the intersection of social and environmental justice, public health, and clean water.
Columbia Riverkeeper works to protect, restore, & care for the Columbia River.
How we do it:
We protect Columbia River communities and habitat from new threats, such as fossil fuel export terminals and intensive industrial development.
We restore our right to clean water and healthy fish by reducing toxic pollution.
We care for the river by providing hands-on opportunities for diverse communities to engage with their river.
Learn how Columbia Riverkeeper is defending clean water in our communities today!
We use legal advocacy and community organizing to stop pollution, fight fossil fuel terminals, save salmon, build stewardship, and clean up Hanford.