A better path forward

By putting analytics, coordinated funding, and measurable results at the heart of ALL conservation, we can rebuild the resilience of our freshwater ecosystems.

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Here are the different ways we fix rivers.


The Streamside Series

On-the-Ground Action – Made Possible By You

At TFT, spring and summer are all-hands-on-deck, on-the-ground-action seasons. We steward existing projects

May 26, 2022

Streamside Forest Pilot Celebrates 10 Years, Anchors...

There will always be a special place in a carpenter’s heart for their

March 1, 2022

Environmental Monitoring Gets a Makeover

Research, innovation and technology are the driving forces behind our actions to deliver

January 28, 2022

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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