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Hanford’s Future Revised

Hanford Holistic Settlement Released:Changes Raise Thousand-Year Questions As Good as Glass? Not so Fast. By Dan Serres, Advocacy Director At the end of April, the U.S. Department of Energy (Energy), … Read more

Methane Webinar: Thanks for Joining Us!

“The Science of Methane Gas from Reservoirs: Rethinking Hydropower’s Carbon-free Image.” The science behind methane emissions from hydropower reservoirs By Miles Johnson, Legal Director Enjoy our webinar: The Science of … Read more

The Big Problems with Small Nukes

Here are a few answers to some of the most frequently asked questions Columbia Riverkeeper gets about SMNRs. What Does Columbia Riverkeeper Support Instead Of SMNRs? By Kelly Campbell (she/her), … Read more

Crayfish Webinar: Thanks for Joining Us!

“Charismatic Crustaceans:What Columbia River Crayfish Can Teach Us“ April 15, 2024 Monitoring toxic pollution with the Crayfish Mercury Project By Lorri Epstein, Water Quality Director In this webinar, “Charismatic Crustaceans: … Read more

Mercury Fact Sheet

Mercury & The Columbia: Should I Be Concerned? April 11, 2024 In the 2009 State of the River Report, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) identified mercury as one of the four … Read more

Zenith’s Bad Plan

Zenith Energy’s plan to expand operations brings new threats to public health and safety, and the environment. Zenith’s Planned Expansion Brings New Threats  By Kate Murphy, Senior Community Organizer, Columbia … Read more

Greenwashing on the Columbia

Houston-based NEXT wants to build a refinery at Port Westward, but locals have lost trust—for good reason. NEXT: Empty Promises, Empty Pockets?  By Audrey Leonard, Staff Attorney NEXT Renewable Fuels, … Read more