Columbia Riverkeeper is regularly featured in national media, including stories in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Los Angeles Times, because we work on important climate and clean water issues. 


For Media Requests, contact Liz Terhaar, Communications Director: (503.784.5324),

Recent Press
"Bitcoin Miners Are Flocking to Oregon for Cheap Electricity"
Willamette Week

"We're at a real fork in the road here where if we continue business as usual with the hydropower system, salmon will go extinct" -Brett Vandeheuvel, Columbia Riverkeeper

"The Hanford Reservation: A Ticking Time Bomb of Contamination"
KBOO Radio

On this episode of Locus Focus we talk again with Hanford Challenge and Columbia Riverkeeper about the latest contamination incidents at Hanford.

"How A Grassroots Effort In Vancouver Fought Big Oil—And Won"
Oregon Public Broadcasting

"We call ourselves the thin green line, but I think it’s bigger than that. It’s community by community, really envisioning a cleaner future...” -Dan Serres, Conservation Director

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