56% of America's rivers are impaired.

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Another $300K Dedicated to Fixing the Sandy

On April 25, Habitat Restoration Director Mark McCollister received word from the Oregon

May 14, 2019

The Streamside Series

All of these waters are impaired. Really.

 The first draft of my book “Quantified” had a chapter titled, “The Problem.”

May 7, 2019

Another Oregon utility selects The Freshwater Trust to...

SPRINGFIELD, OREGON – April 30, 2019 – The Freshwater Trust (TFT) signed an

April 30, 2019

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Fixing rivers on a timeline that matters requires strategic action, bold outcomes and an economy that’s aligned with the environment. Your gift will go directly to helping The Freshwater Trust change the course of conservation.

Our results speak for themselves

A mention from the President
We're the nation's #1 water trust
Our proprietary software SpringBank has a US patent
We won the US Water Prize
We've helped to create the nation's largest restoration fund
We're the largest restoration group in the Pacific Northwest