Introducing Our New Uplift Report

In these numbers and stories, we see progress year after year, hard work and thorough processes. We experience streamsides transforming from degraded to flourishing, native fish thriving, cleaner water & stronger communities.


Here are the different ways we fix rivers.

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The Streamside Series

Introducing Our 2017 Uplift & Annual Report

“Start with the why,” wrote Simon Sinek in his New York Times bestselling

October 17, 2018

A wheat field receives water from a pumping system tapped into an irrigation canal in the southern region of the San Joaquin Valley. John Chacon / California Department of Water Resources.

$50,000 grant helps The Freshwater Trust provide...

The Water Foundation, a nonprofit philanthropic organization working to improve how water is

October 17, 2018

Patagonia funds restoration for key tributary in...

Patagonia awarded The Freshwater Trust (TFT) an $8,000 grant to bolster its work

October 11, 2018

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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