Yakama and Lummi Nations' Historic Announcement 

On Indigenous Peoples’ Day, Yakama Nation, supported by Lummi Nation, called for the removal of John Day, The Dalles, and Bonneville dams. In doing so, the tribes announced a bold vision: a Columbia River teeming with salmon, a restored Celilo Falls, and a Pacific Northwest powered by clean energy.

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Stop Zenith Oil Train Expansion

Zenith Energy proposes new construction that could increase dangerous tar sands shipments down the Columbia River and through Portland. The company wants to build new pipes and leave existing pipes available to pump more heavy crude.


Get Inspired

Youth activists are demanding climate justice and an end to fossil fuels. Hear what these activists have to say to Washington’s climate leaders about a proposal for the world’s largest fracked gas-to-methanol refinery in Kalama, WA.


2x Donation: Matching Gifts

Does my company match my donations? It's easy to find out who is eligible, if there is a minimum and maximum, and how much your company will match. The website will even direct you to your company’s forms and give you a contact for questions.


Let’s Go to the Movies!

Portland and Astoria, this is your chance to see the awarding-winning films “Dammed to Extinction” and “A Healing Journey.” Hear about the struggle to protect and restore salmon and the unique orcas that depend on them.


#NoMethanolMonday Crew

For five years, SW Washington community members organized strong opposition to the world’s largest fracked gas-to-methanol refinery. This fall, volunteers gathered on Mondays at the Washington Department of Ecology to call on leaders to deny the project.


Calendar of Events:

Take Action:

  • PROTECT OUR CLIMATE: Join us in urging the Washington Department of Ecology to reject the Kalama refinery.
  • SALMON NEED COLD WATER: Tell EPA to protect Columbia and Snake river salmon from dangerously warm water!
  • ​DEMAND HANFORD CLEANUP: Hold the U.S. government responsible for cleaning up the most contaminated site in the Western Hemisphere: the Hanford Nuclear Site.

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