Category: Events

Hanford Public Service Announcements: Protect Our River from Nuclear Waste »

June 23rd, 2015: [ June 23, 2015 10:00 am to July 19, 2015 10:00 am. ] Now through July 19, 2015, tune into KOIN News early in the mornings to see Columbia Riverkeeper’s Public Service Announcements featuring our Water Quality Director, Lorri Epstein talking about the importance of Hanford’s cleanup. Click here to learn what you can do to help.

Public Hearing on the Wastewater Treatment Plant Pollution Discharge Permit for Hood River, OR »

June 9th, 2015: [ July 7, 2015; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] DEQ invites the public to provide written comments on the conditions of the City of Hood River's proposed water quality permit.

Oil-By-Rail Workshop – Find Your Voice and Stand Up to Oil! »

June 24th, 2015: [ July 8, 2015; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Join us July 8, 2015, at 6:30pm Oil-By-Rail Workshop.

Breaking Clean Tour »

May 19th, 2015: [ July 9, 2015; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Fourth generation coal miners turned clean energy ambassadors, the Mullin family is coming to the PNW! They will share our story of Appalachian history, coal mining, and our transformation while teaching about the mountain top removal that occurred and continues to occur in our valley. We hope to inspire others as we have been inspired.

Breaking Clean Tour Comes to Hood River 7/13 »

July 1st, 2015: [ July 13, 2015; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] What’s it like to live in a coal town? What does it feel like to breathe coal dust every day at work? Here in the Gorge, we don’t know firsthand the answers to those questions. But, Nick Mullins, fourth generation coal miner, does – and he’s coming to Hood River on Monday, July 13, 2015, to tell you all about it.

A Tribute to the Columbia River »

June 30th, 2015: [ July 18, 2015 7:00 pm to July 19, 2015 9:00 am. ] Clatsop Community College will host A Tribute to the Columbia River on Friday, July 18 from 7-9 pm and Saturday morning July 19 from 9-11am in Columbia Hall, Room 219 on the CCC main campus in Astoria.

Grays Harbor Oil Terminals Public Hearing – tentatively late July »

June 26th, 2015: [ July 20, 2015 to July 31, 2015. July 20, 2015 to July 31, 2015. ] We expect a hearing in late July in Grays Harbor, and we need your help to make sure that the Washington Department of Ecology gets a clear message that residents of the Pacific Northwest are united in standing up to oil throughout our state!

Earthjustice Hosting Info Session 7/23 at Columbia Gorge Hotel »

July 2nd, 2015: [ July 23, 2015; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Please join Earthjustice at the Columbia Gorge Hotel in Hood River on July 23, 2015, from 5:30-7:30pm to discuss their current efforts to curb transportation of crude oil and coal-by-rail. Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served.

Hanford Reach Paddle Trip 2015 »

April 17th, 2015: [ July 25, 2015 to July 26, 2015. ] Join us for an exciting paddle adventure touring the scenic, free-flowing waters of the Columbia River's Hanford Reach: Saturday, July 25 - Sunday, July, 26, 2015.

Love Your Columbia: Restoration in Your Community »

March 31st, 2015: [ August 22, 2015; ] On August 22, 2015, Columbia Riverkeeper will celebrate Love Your Columbia. This one-day event will feature community river clean-ups, invasive species eradication, and restoration projects in local communities along the Columbia from British Columbia to the estuary.