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Smith River Alliance works with local communities, conservation groups and government agencies to protect and restore the spectacular forests, rivers and wildlife of the greater Smith River ecosystem in northern California and southern Oregon. Encompassing ancient redwood forests, crystal clear waterways,  beautiful beaches, and vast public forest lands, we’ve worked for over 40 years to safeguard the natural treasures of the Smith River watershed and Del Norte County.  Visit our social media pages:

Our Work

Watershed Protection

Working to safeguard the Smith River watershed using advocacy, education and acquisition of key inholdings.

Fish Monitoring

Fish monitoring plays an important role in our efforts to protect and restore the Smith watershed.


Removing salmon barriers, improving riparian habitat and removing invasive plants across watershed.

Latest News

Join us for our next coastal wetlands cleanup October 7!

2 million tons of plastic end up in the ocean each year. The majority of this trash comes from streams, adjacent wetlands, and rivers that discharge into the ocean. Let’s do something about it! Join the Smith River Alliance and partners on October 7, 2023 from...

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