The Spokane Riverkeeper fights for the health of our Spokane River.  We use advocacy, education, science, and litigation to keep our River Swimmable and Fishable.  


what we do:

  • Water Quality Monitoring

  • Trash clean-up along the Spokane River

  • Work to keep our river clean as a member of the Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force

  • Regulation of non-point source pollution & shoreline protection

  • Native fishery protection

  • Education

  • Collaborate with local businesses, foundations and other organizations

  • Litigate when necessary to protect our River


clean streams healthy shores

Our campaign to reduce pollution from run off in the Spokane River watershed focuses on restoring streamside forests to Hangman Creek.  Hangman Creek, shown polluting the Spokane River, above, is one of the most polluted streams in Washington State.   Using common sense approaches, we can save this stream.     

What you can do: