June 29, 2017

When Rivers Need it Most

By acquiring riverland properties with associated water rights, WRC can have an even greater impact on river systems, especially when rivers are strained by
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January 01, 2016

A Photographic Wrap-Up of 2015

All of us at Western Rivers Conservancy are proud of the progress we made in 2015 working to save the great rivers of the West. We could never have done it
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November 03, 2015

We Did It! Success on Catherine Creek

The Grande Ronde River is a jewel in northeastern Oregon. It flows 182 miles from the Blue Mountains across an expansive agricultural valley and through
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September 08, 2014

If Given Half a Chance: Protecting and Restoring Catherine Creek

How have steelhead and Chinook salmon continued to survive in the upper Columbia and Snake rivers? With all the dams to negotiate, poor water quality to
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April 29, 2014

Recovery Efforts Continue on Key Salmon Stream

This February, in an effort to restore some of the highest-priority salmon and steelhead habitat in the Grande Ronde, Snake and Columbia River basins, Western
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February 20, 2014

WRC Buys Top Priority Creek for Salmon and Steelhead

This month, Western Rivers Conservancy purchased a reach of Oregon’s Catherine Creek, a critical salmon- and steelhead-bearing tributary of the Grande
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