Archive for September, 2017

James Beard Nominated Author, Langdon Cook, Comes to Hood River »

September 22nd, 2017: [ October 26, 2017; 6:30 pm; ] Langdon Cook, a Seattle-based author and forager, will speak about his latest book, “Upstream: Searching for Wild Salmon, from River to Table,” on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017, at 6:30pm, at Double Mountain Brewery located at 8 4th St, Hood River, OR 97031.



Join SOLVE’s Beach & Riverside Cleanup 9/23 Vancouver »

September 22nd, 2017: [ September 23, 2017; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] September 23, 2017, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm; Frenchman's Bar Park, in Vancouver, WA. Join Columbia Riverkeeper, Clark County Parks, and the Vancouver Watersheds Alliance to clean up the beaches along the Columbia River at Frenchman's Bar Park.



Portland Oregon: Climate Leaders »

September 21st, 2017: Riverkeeper and Allies Stand With Portland in Court to Defend Historic Fossil Fuel Policy By Dan Serres, Conservation Director, Columbia Riverkeeper LUBA Parties In 2016, when the Portland City Council unanimously passed a strong land use ordinance barring major new fossil fuel infrastructure in the City – projects like crude oil train terminals, coal ports, and LNG export [...]



Methanol – ft »

September 19th, 2017: Victory in our challenge on the proposed methanol refinery in Kalama, Washington: Permits previously issued are invalid! Washington’s Shorelines Hearings Board ruled that the Port of Kalama and Cowlitz County violated the law by failing to disclose and evaluate greenhouse gas emissions from the world’s largest methanol refinery, proposed on the banks of the Columbia River.



Coal – ft »

September 19th, 2017: Submit your comment on the Shoreline Substantial Development and Conditional Use permits today to block Millennium’s dirty, dangerous coal export scheme!



Fracked Gas-to-Methanol Refinery Permit Invalid »

September 18th, 2017: Today (9/18/2017), we received a victory in our challenge on the proposed methanol refinery in Kalama, Washington. Washington’s Shorelines Hearings Board (Board) ruled that the Port of Kalama and Cowlitz County violated the law by failing to disclose and evaluate greenhouse gas emissions from the world’s largest methanol refinery, proposed on the banks of the Columbia River. As a result, permits previously issued for the project are invalid.



A skyscraper of coal on the Columbia? »

September 15th, 2017: That’s what we’re looking at–16 mile-long coal trains every day barreling through neighborhoods, threatening air quality and public safety, and coal piled eight-stories high on the banks of the Columbia River. You can stop this cancer-causing, climate disaster coal export proposal! Submit your comment on the Shoreline Substantial Development and Conditional Use permits today to block Millennium’s dirty, dangerous coal export scheme!



Radio Tierra Show Launch Party 9/19 at Lake Taco »

September 14th, 2017: [ September 19, 2017; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] We are launching a new show on Radio Tierra called "Conoce Tu Columbia // Know Your Columbia." Join us for the launch party on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, at Lake Taco in Hood River. The show is produced by Columbia Riverkeeper's Community Organizer, Ubaldo Hernández.



Radio tierra party – ft »

September 14th, 2017: We are launching a new show on Radio Tierra called "Conoce Tu Columbia // Know Your Columbia." Join us for the launch party on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, at Lake Taco in Hood River. The show is produced by Columbia Riverkeeper's Community Organizer, Ubaldo Hernández.



Radio Tierra Show Launch Party 9/19 at Lake Taco »

September 14th, 2017: We are launching a new show on Radio Tierra called "Conoce Tu Columbia // Know Your Columbia." Join us for the launch party on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, at Lake Taco in Hood River. The show is produced by Columbia Riverkeeper's Community Organizer, Ubaldo Hernández.