Category: Events

Hanford: A Hub For Recreation? »

December 18th, 2012: [ December 20, 2012 1:00 pm to January 4, 2013 11:00 pm. ] Blog post by Theresa Labriola, Riverkeeper’s Hanford Coordinator— Imagine spending a day exploring Hanford’s unique landscapes, including the Hanford Dunes, viewing the wildlife of Hanford’s undisturbed shrub-steppe habitat, and fishing in the free-flowing Hanford Reach. Seventy years of nuclear contamination have scarred Hanford and damaged many of these recreational opportunities and natural resources. But now, a [...]



Jan 8th: Hanford Advisory Board River & Plateau Committee Meeting »

January 7th, 2013: [ January 8, 2013; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] The Hanford Advisory Board River & Plateau Committee Meeting will convene on Tuesday, January 8th from 9am-4pm. They will be discussing extending clean-up deadlines by amending the Tri-Party Agreement and will review the Tank Closure and Waste Management EIS. For more information about the meeting, click here. MEETING LOCATION:  Federal BuildingRoom 152825 Jadwin Ave.Richland, WA  There will also be another [...]



Jan 9th: Hanford Advisory Board Tank Waste Committee Meeting »

January 7th, 2013: [ January 9, 2013; 12:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] The Hanford Advisory Board Tank Waste Committee Meeting will meet on Wednesday, January 9th from 9am-4pm.  They are dealing with two high priority issues, the leaking double shell tank and the Tank Closure and Waste Management EIS. For more information about the meeting, click here.   Meeting Location: Federal BuildingRoom G-58825 Jadwin Ave.Richland, WA  



Join us on January 12th for a Tour of the Estuary & Learn About Oregon LNG’s Proposal »

January 8th, 2013: [ January 12, 2013; 11:00 am; ] THIS SATURDAY. Join Riverkeeper and local residents in Warrenton for a tour of the Estuary. There will be a CARPOOL available from Portland.



Comment period ends Jan 21st for proposed Cherry Point coal export terminal »

January 16th, 2013: [ January 15, 2013 5:00 pm to January 22, 2013 5:00 pm. ] Comment period ends Jan 21st for the proposed Cherry Point coal export terminal. Tell the Army Corps today we don't want dirty coal here in the Northwest!



Submit Comments to Department of Energy on Proposed Changes to Hanford’s Tri-Party Agreement »

January 17th, 2013: [ January 16, 2013 4:00 pm to January 24, 2013 5:00 pm. ] Department of Energy Needs to Level with the Public About Hanford Clean-up Progress Five years ago, the Department of Energy (Energy) released their 2015 Vision for the Hanford Nuclear Site - a public relations campaign to show the short-term progress with Hanford clean-up. “Blurred Vision” is more like it. Energy’s campaign misleads the public and decision makers about the [...]