Evidence of Our Impact

It’s found in the shade of a cottonwood tree and the slower water under a submerged log. It’s in the sound of a creek pulsing through summer and the splash of a spawning salmon in the fall. It’s in the glow of an analyst’s computer, the kitchen light of a rancher, and the open sign of a small family business. Help TFT continue to have an impact on our landscapes, communities and economies.

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Here are the different ways we fix rivers.


The Streamside Series

A Report Full of Resilience

Resilience.  Wild fish are emblematic of it. The work we do on the

October 26, 2020

Our Brand New Look

The Freshwater Trust (TFT) is a group of problem solvers that design and

October 23, 2020

The Streamside Series

Headwaters Council Member Makes Her “Mark”...

Michelle Mark’s branding studio, Morning Assembly, was born from an ethos of simply

October 22, 2020

You give. We make it count.

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

Land Acknowledgement

We respectfully acknowledge that the restoration and conservation projects of The Freshwater Trust (TFT) take place on traditional lands of Native American people. Against their will and under the banner of progress, Native communities were forcibly removed from the same land where we now live and work.​

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