News

Keep up to date with projects we are working on, programs we are launching, issues we have a stake in, and updates from our organization. We will update our news feed as often as possible once we have accurate information. If you have questions, comments, or any additions to any of the news topics please feel free to contact us at info@tualatinriverkeepers.org or (503) 218-2580.

If you’d like to receive our monthly electronic newsletter, Heron Now!, filled with updates and stories prevalent to the watershed feel free to sign up here.

Save the Clean Water Act!
The Trump administration and Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced earlier this month they will be moving forward with their new definition for "waters of the US" under the Clean Water Act. This new definition removes historically protected rivers, streams, lakes,...
Green Jobs Training Program Begins!
The 2019 Green Jobs Training Program has officially started! Check back for updates, and see what we've been up to below. February 23rd 2019 The Green Jobs Training Program already had its second session and our student cohort is remaining strong. This month students learned...
​New Prices for Membership and Boat Rentals
Dear Riverkeeper family, We've had to change our prices (which haven't changed since the year 2000!) to reflect the demand on our equipment and gear and to ensure we can continue funding our programs for the community. Below are the new annual membership prices and benefits,...
Happy Birthday To Us!
2019 is our 30th year anniversary! We are ecstatic to have been serving the Tualatin River watershed and its communities for the past three decades. This year will be full of celebratory events, giveaways, raffles, lots of opportunities to explore the watershed, and of...
Urgent Comment Period - Our Native Fish Need Your Help!
Clean Water Services (CWS) and the Bureau of Reclamation are seeking a fish passage waiver for the proposed new Scoggins Dam. The new dam will be placed 2.89 river miles downstream of the current dam. An official improvement project for Scoggins Dam has not yet been selected,...