In the News

Columbia Riverkeeper is regularly featured in the media because we work on important climate and clean water issues.

In the news:
Brett VandenHeuvel, Executive Director, Columbia Riverkeeper
"How a dead whale gave new life to the debate over dams in the Pacific NW"

"It was the greatest salmon fishery in the world..."
-Brett VandenHeuvel

AP News methanol article
The New York Times
"Lawsuit Aims to Kill Stalled $2B Methanol Refinery Project"

"A federal lawsuit filed Tuesday aims to keep one of the world’s biggest methanol refineries from being built along the Columbia River in Washington state."


Bradford Island
Seattle Times
"Add Columbia River’s polluted Bradford Island to Superfund"

"That must not be the last feckless word on this historic neglect."

Columbia Riverkeeper in the news:

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