River Currents

  • Walden Bill Misses Mark for Klamath River

    Walden Bill Misses Mark for Klamath River Draft bill does not include dam removal, awakens water war WASHINGTON, DC–Rep. Walden (R-Ore.) floated a draft bill yesterday that fails to include Klamath dam removal and threatens to unravel the relative peace that has… read more >>
  • PRESS RELEASE: Groups Push for Dam Removal Despite Congressional Inaction

    CA Water Board Resumes Review of Klamath Dam License Sacramento, CA – With the prospect of solving the Klamath’s contentious water issues through a negotiated settlement agreement dimming, regulatory agencies are resuming the complicated task of reviewing PacifiCorp’s… read more >>
  • Help Block a New Klamath Gas Pipeline

    Klamath Riverkeeper launched an online petition today to urge decision-makers to block approval for the proposed Jordan Cove Energy Project that includes a 230-mile fracked gas pipeline that would cross under the Klamath River. The project would the construction of… read more >>
  • New law protects CA rivers from gold mining

    Today California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Senate Bill 637 to protect California’s water supplies, wildlife and cultural resources from the damaging effects of destructive hobby gold mining. The new law requires that all small-scale miners using motorized… read more >>