Join us to Celebrate Water! June 7 at Ivar's Salmon House
An evening to celebrate river and aquifer advocacy, and to honor our five recipients of the Ralph W. Johnson Water Hero Award.Learn More
The Center for Environmental Law & Policy is a statewide organization whose mission is to protect, preserve and restore Washington’s waters through education, policy reform, agency advocacy, and public interest litigation.
Why Water Matters
Water is our most finite and precious natural resource. Yet, we are failing to protect this life-sustaining resource, and depleting our rivers and aquifers.Learn more about water
News Release: May 23, 2018 4:05 p.m. Memorial Day: A moment of silence to remember the double tragedy of the Vanport Flood Canadians, impacted by resulting Treaty, ask Americans to rethink flood risk management in the lower Columbia River Basin Canadian-United States Treaty Negotiations to start May 29 – the day following Vanport Flood memorial […]Read More »
News Release: May 18, 2018 Fish Hatchery polluting Icicle Creek at center of ruling allowing Washington State to protect state waters Contacts – Dan Von Seggern, Center for Environmental Law & Policy (CELP), email@example.com 206.829-8299 Kurt Beardslee, Wild Fish Conservancy, firstname.lastname@example.org 425-788-1167 On May 14 the Washington Pollution Control Hearings Board (PCHB) ruled against the U.S. […]Read More »