Restoring the Sandy River Basin

We put more than 2,000 pieces of wood here to restore fish habitat.

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Here are the different ways we fix rivers.

Our Latest News & Podcasts

Patagonia funds restoration for key tributary in...

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

October 11, 2018

The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde Provides $30,000...

A collection of more than 27 Native American tribes known as the Confederated

October 10, 2018

The Streamside Series

50 years of the Wild & Scenic Rivers Act reveals...

1968’s groundbreaking legislation to protect rivers was a good start but falls short

October 2, 2018

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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