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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.

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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.

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We use our expertise in water law and policy to advocate for sustainable stewardship of Washington’s ground and surface waters.

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Hot temperatures prompt calls to conserve water to help struggling Spokane River

Spokane River nears 1,000cfs; H2KNOW project launches public education effort July 28, 2016 Contacts: Tom Soeldner (Upper Columbia River Group, Sierra Club) 509.270-6995 John Roskelley (Center for Environmental Law & Policy) (509) 954-5653 Paul Delaney (Northwest Whitewater Association, (509) 220-8018 Jerry White (Spokane Riverkeeper) (509) 475-1228 Spokane – Today the H2KNOW […]

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June Issue of Washington Water Watch

Click here to read the June issue of Water Watch. This month’s issue of Water Watch features an interview with Professor William H. Rodgers, a remembrance of Sixnit leader Virgil Seymour, an update on the OWL v. KGH hearing, info on our Summer Membership Special, an interview with CELP’s new board member Steve Robinson, and […]

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