River groups urge agencies to protect water on federal forests

March 17, 2015 — As the U.S. Forest Service kicks off a series of listening sessions tonight to learn from Northwest residents what their concerns are as the agencies revise the Northwest Forest Plan, the Pacific Rivers Council, American Rivers, and Wild Salmon Center urge the agencies and everyone who cares about water in the … Continue reading River groups urge agencies to protect water on federal forests

Scientist, high school students snorkel creeks on federal forests to find fish

September 23, 2014 — Canton Creek, North Umpqua, Ore. — As the debate about increasing logging on federal forests in Oregon continues, Pacific Rivers has released a short film that follows a stream ecologist named Charley Dewberry and students from a Roseburg-area high school donning wetsuits and snorkels as they swim in Canton Creek on … Continue reading Scientist, high school students snorkel creeks on federal forests to find fish