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DC Crowdfunding Startup Works With Friends on Preserve the Wonder Campaign
May 15, 2018
Ambitious campaign will protect 420 acres on the Washington side of the Columbia Gorge.
Port of Vancouver Unanimously Terminates Lease Early
February 27, 2018
The Tesoro-Savage oil train terminal is officially over.
Friends Responds to Eagle Creek Fire Court Decision
February 16, 2018
"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
January 30, 2018
WA Gov. Inslee Rejects Massive Oil Shipping Terminal
January 29, 2018
Port of Vancouver Votes to Cancel Oil Terminal Lease
January 9, 2018
The lease for the controversial oil train terminal will expire March 31, 2018.
Conservation Groups Challenge New Rules Regarding Energy Siting Decisions
December 5, 2017
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
November 28, 2017
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.