Our rivers need help.

Fixing watersheds requires rapid funding for highest-impact/lowest-cost projects and quantified results. With your support, we can make it happen.

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Here are the different ways we fix rivers.


Environmental Protection Agency supports The Freshwater...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has selected The Freshwater Trust (TFT) to

October 2, 2023

Q&A with Dave Pfuhler, Environmental Scientist

We had the pleasure of sitting down with Dave Pfuhler, Environmental Scientist for

August 29, 2023

Innovative Recycled Water Program Gets Green Light in...

In California’s southern Sacramento County, near the lower reaches of the Cosumnes River,

August 7, 2023

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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