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Oregon Court of Appeals sides with salmon in lawsuit over Clackamas River water use

Oregon Court of Appeals sides with salmon in lawsuit over Clackamas River water use The Associated Press January 5, 2015 The Oregon Court of Appeals has ruled that the state Water Resources Department failed to limit the amount of water … Continue reading

Appeals Court Delivers Victory for Clackamas River Salmon and Steelhead

For Immediate Release December 31, 2014 Contact: Lisa Brown, WaterWatch Staff Attorney: 503-295-4039 x4 John DeVoe, WaterWatch Executive Director: 503-295-4039 x1 Court of Appeals decision available here: http://www.publications.ojd.state.or.us/docs/A148870.pdf Appeals Court Delivers Victory for Clackamas River Salmon and Steelhead Opinion Requires State … Continue reading

Water districts compete for a big drink from the Clackamas River With population growth coming down the pipe, communities look to the future

Water districts compete for a big drink from the Clackamas River With population growth coming down the pipe, communities look to the future By Yuxing Zheng The Oregonian September 22, 2008 Growth – Communities looking to have enough water for … Continue reading

A showdown looms on the Clackamas River over drinking water

A showdown looms on the Clackamas River over drinking water By Lee van der Voo Lake Oswego Review March 07, 2007 Limited river water may pit fish against utilities A state law prompting higher water levels in the Clackamas River … Continue reading

Is Lake Oswego too thirsty for the Clackamas to handle?

Is Lake Oswego too thirsty for the Clackamas to handle? Lake Oswego wants the ability to take another 22 million gallons a day from the Clackamas River. Conservationists fear fish won’t survive. by Sara Roth KGW.com August 4, 2015 PORTLAND, … Continue reading

Clackamas Watershed Collects Pollutants And Drinking Water

Clackamas Watershed Collects Pollutants And Drinking Water by Cassandra Profita OPB August 12, 2013 On a nursery in Boring, researchers are demonstrating a new high-tech pesticide sprayer for a dozen growers. Oregon State University extension entomologist Robin Rosetta explains how … Continue reading

Water Fight on the River

Water Fight on the River By Rebecca Randall Portland Tribune December 2, 2010 River conservation nonprofit WaterWatch contends that if the South Fork Water Board, which serves West Linn and Oregon City, is allowed to develop its water rights to … Continue reading

RiverAction: Metolius Update: Final Call to Action! Oregon House Expected to Vote on HB 3298 This Tuesday! 6/15/09

RiverAction: Metolius Update: Final Call to Action! Oregon House Expected to Vote on HB 3298 This Tuesday! 6/15/09 An action alert from Central Oregon LandWatch on HB 3298, which goes to vote on June 16th, 2009. Below is an action … Continue reading

Water Fight on the River

Water Fight on the River By Rebecca Randall Portland Tribune December 02, 2010 River conservation nonprofit WaterWatch contends that if the South Fork Water Board, which serves West Linn and Oregon City, is allowed to develop its water rights to … Continue reading

2015 Legislative Roundup

2015 Legislative Roundup With the help of WaterWatch members, the 2015 legislative session ended with critical agency funding intact, the defeat of a slew of bad water bills, and the elevation of a number of important policy issues. We could … Continue reading