North Fork Smith Mineral Withdrawal Safe For Now!

February 21, 2018 – The Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue set letters to the Oregon Congressional Delegation confirming that the agency will not revisit the completed action that withdrew the Upper North Fork Smith watershed from new mining claims...

Smith River Facing Mining Threat

The North Smith River watershed on the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest, in Oregon, is being targeted for a large nickel mine that would devastate the area for recreation and pollute public drinking water in California. A public comment period is now open until...
New report on Coho Salmon in the Smith River

New report on Coho Salmon in the Smith River

Smith River Alliance is pleased to share with you a new report, Distribution and Abundance of Coho Salmon in the Smith River. The report is based on two years (2011-2013) of field surveys across the Smith basin. We will be adding three more years to this effort and...
Wild & Scenic River Award!

Wild & Scenic River Award!

Smith River Alliance has been awarded the 2013 National Wild and Scenic River Award for Outstanding Stewardship of River Resources.  The award recognizes outstanding contributions and accomplishments made on behalf of Wild and Scenic Rivers managed by the Forest...