House Votes to Protect Southwest Oregon Rivers from Mining

Washington D.C., Feb 26 — By a 227 to 200 vote, today the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Southwestern Oregon Watershed and Salmon Protection Act, (SOWSPA) amended to  House Bill 803, the Protect America’s Wilderness and Public Lands Act. SOWSPA, introduced...

Wildlife! Science! And a hike into the Trinity Alps!

Justin Garwood, a wildlife biologist and fervent believer in field science explains the benefits and importance of paying attention to nature in the May/June 2020 issue of Backpacker magazine. Read it here and then go outside!

KMUD INTERVIEWS SRA Executive Director, Grant Werschkull

Listen to a fantastic interview on KMUD radio in which Tom Wheeler, Executive Director of EPIC, interviewed the Executive Director of the Smith River Alliance. Grant gives a brief account of what the SRA is, how it came to be and some of the accomplishments of the SRA...

Huffman Public Lands Bill Moves Ahead

Exciting news for the Buck Creek watershed and beyond! The Northwest California Wilderness, Recreation and Working Forests Act – legislation to safeguard treasured NW CA’s #MountainsAndRivers – just passed a key U.S. House committee today. Thank you,...