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DC Crowdfunding Startup Works With Friends on Preserve the Wonder Campaign

DC Crowdfunding Startup Works With Friends on Preserve the Wonder Campaign

May 15, 2018
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Ambitious campaign will protect 420 acres on the Washington side of the Columbia Gorge.

Port of Vancouver Unanimously Terminates Lease Early

Port of Vancouver Unanimously Terminates Lease Early

February 27, 2018
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The Tesoro-Savage oil train terminal is officially over.

Friends Responds to Eagle Creek Fire Court Decision

Friends Responds to Eagle Creek Fire Court Decision

February 16, 2018
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"The fire is out, the court has spoken. Now is the time to focus on the healing process to help the Gorge recover."

Friends Makes $10,000 Gift to Support Crowdfunding Campaign Kick-Off

Friends Makes $10,000 Gift to Support Crowdfunding Campaign Kick-Off

January 30, 2018
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WA Gov. Inslee Rejects Massive Oil Shipping Terminal

WA Gov. Inslee Rejects Massive Oil Shipping Terminal

January 29, 2018
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Port of Vancouver Votes to Cancel Oil Terminal Lease

Port of Vancouver Votes to Cancel Oil Terminal Lease

January 9, 2018
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The lease for the controversial oil train terminal will expire March 31, 2018.

Conservation Groups Challenge New Rules Regarding Energy Siting Decisions

Conservation Groups Challenge New Rules Regarding Energy Siting Decisions

December 5, 2017
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Today a coalition of nine conservation organizations, led by Friends of the Columbia Gorge, filed an appeal in the Oregon Supreme Court.

Washington Siting Council Unanimous in Vote Against Port of Vancouver Oil Terminal

Washington Siting Council Unanimous in Vote Against Port of Vancouver Oil Terminal

November 28, 2017
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If built, the terminal would have transported up to 15 million gallons of oil per day through the Columbia River Gorge in dangerous oil trains.

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