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By Eric Jones -
August 08, 2014
Summer is nearing its peak, but our team is already thinking about winter - specifically December 11-12, when the third Within Our Reach conference will take place. Bringing people together for a Willamette River conference is one way we work towards collective impact.
By Cristina Watson -
May 28, 2014
For a river-focused funding initiative, there's no substitute for getting out in the field. We heard from farmers firsthand why they take part in habitat restoration, visited a prairie where an endangered plant thrives among cattle, and, ultimately, came away reflecting on how important relationships, adaptation and balance are in this work.


Tuesday, October 28, 2014 (All day) to Wednesday, October 29, 2014 (All day)
The Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board's October board meeting will be held in Grants Pass. A key funding partner of WRI, OWEB is a state agency that provides grants to help Oregonians take care of local streams, rivers, wetlands and natural areas.
Thursday, December 11, 2014 (All day) to Friday, December 12, 2014 (All day)
Join us for Within Our Reach, a biennial gathering of funders, river restoration professionals, landowners, public agencies, scientists and students focused on improving the health of the Willamette River. Presented by Meyer Memorial Trust's Willamette River Initiative and the Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board.