Result

A brighter future for wind and solar

By tapping the energy of the sun hitting the rooftops of America and the power of the wind blowing off our coasts and across the country, we can meet the energy needs of every household in the nation. New policies we helped win will bring us closer to realizing that potential by making it easier to build wind farms on and offshore, and to put solar panels on our roofs. 

Result

More than 17,000 stood up for Crater Lake

In 2011, our outreach team spoke face-to-face with more than 70,000 Oregonians, rallying support for our plan to create a 500,000 acre, 75-mile wilderness corridor to protect Crater Lake and its surrounding forests from logging and irresponsible development. More than 17,000 supporters sent messages to Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, urging them to take action.

Result

Clean Water Roundtable - December 17

The public comment period for EPA’s proposed “Waters of the U.S.” rule is closed, and now we need to keep the momentum going if we want to protect Oregon's rivers! Join us for a discussion on what's coming up next.

Result

New protections for 125,000 acres near Mount Hood

How do we know we can protect Crater Lake? We’ve proven it. Thanks to action and support from our members, we helped win 125,000 acres of new wilderness around Mount Hood. We need your help to do the same for Crater Lake.  
 

Result

Better protection for the Willamette

2011 Victory -- Polluter-driven Supreme Court decisions over the last decade left more than half of Oregon's streams vulnerable to dumping and development -- including those that feed the Willamette and help keep it clean. But after a multi-year by Environment Oregon and our allies, the Environmental Protection Agency announced a plan to restore Clean Water Act protections to all of Oregon's waters.

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