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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.


Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 8:30am to 11:30am
Join Willamette Riverkeeper for a paddling adventure to the base of the Willamette River's most impressive feature: Willamette Falls. Bring your own boat or bring a paddling partner and use one of Riverkeeper's canoes for a small fee.
Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Join the North Santiam Watershed Council and partners for the Detroit Lake shoreline and Breitenbush riverside fall clean-up. Bring your helping hands and they will provide gloves and trash bags.