Our Mission

Western Rivers Conservancy protects outstanding river ecosystems throughout the western United States. We acquire land to conserve critical habitat, provide public access for compatible use and enjoyment, and cooperate with other agencies and organizations to secure the health of whole ecosystems.

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Our Projects

Our river conservation efforts have protected tens of thousands of acres on over 50 western streams. Our current conservation priorities include land acquisitions on California's lower Klamath River, the Salmon River in Idaho, the John Day River in Oregon, the Gunnison River in Colorado and the Hood River in Oregon.

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Take Action

To conserve the West’s greatest rivers and create public access along our finest streams, support Western Rivers Conservancy today. Your contribution will create riverland sanctuaries for fish, wildlife and people through a strategy that delivers tangible results: rivers where access and habitat are protected forever.

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