Friends of the White Salmon River

In the interest of the river since 1976.

Get Involved

The river needs you.


We continue the work that needs to be done to protect the White Salmon River and its watershed.

river's edge view of the White Salmon

About Friends of the White Salmon

The mission of Friends of the White Salmon River is to protect the river and its watershed, and to restore naturally reproducing anadromous fish populations. This has largely been achieved through education and advocacy but also through financial support of critical causes and recreation.

Adapting to Climate Change in the Gorge

Climate Change in the Gorge Introduction

On Saturday, May 20 experts from around the area came together to discuss the impacts of climate change in the Gorge. They spent a full day sharing their research, discoveries, observations, and conclusions with over 100 attendees in the Dalles, Oregon.

River shore with house built too close

Shoreline Plan Hearing June 20

Is this a healthy shoreline? We think not, but this is what Klickitat County allows, and there will be a lot more of this along the White Salmon under the proposed Shoreline Master program. Lacking scientific basis, they propose to significantly reduce protections...

Support Our Work

Make a Donation