The Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership

The Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership

Welcome

Your contribution gets kids outside and learning on the water, and helps protect the river. Thank you!

"Experience Vancouver Lake" engages community members of all ages in activities in and around the lake. Find out more and join us!

Recent News

CREC 2016: Recent Anomalous Environmental Conditions - Drivers and ConsequencesMay 24-26, 2016 • Astoria, Oregon

Every two years, the Estuary Partnership holds our three-day...

Constructions is complete on our habitat restoration project in La Center Bottoms in La Center, Washington, and the trail is open. Read...

The Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership is coordinating the implementation of a habitat restoration project in the La Center wetlands during September - October 2015. The project will restore tidal influence to the wetlands and restore critical...

Check out the story on our restoration project at Batwater Station from KGW!

Upcoming Events

La Center Bottoms Volunteer Planting

Feb 6, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Dig It, Plant It, Do It AgainJoin us as we plant trees to enhance habitat and benefit fish and wildlife in the La Center Bottoms wetlands. Get outdoors, have fun, and make a difference while exploring Brezee Creek and the East Fork...

Volunteer Planting at Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge

Feb 20, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Dig It, Plant It, Do It AgainMake a difference while having fun and exploring Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge, with its historic riverine flood plain habitat, cottonwood-dominated riparian corridors, and remnant stands of...

Meldrum Bar Volunteer Planting

Feb 27, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Dig It, Plant It, Do It AgainJoin us as we plant trees to enhance habitat at Meldrum Bar. Get outdoors, have fun, and make a difference while exploring Meldrum Bar Park near the confluence of the Clackamas and Willamette Rivers. In...

Volunteer Planting at Benson State Park in the Gorge

Mar 5, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Dig It, Plant It, Do It AgainJoin us as we plant trees on Multnomah Creek on the Oregon side of the Columbia Gorge. Join your community to restore native habitat and benefit salmon and other wildlife at Benson State Park. Read more...

Corporate Spotlight: Aquatic Contracting

Aquatic Contracting LLC is a full service contractor committed to restoring and enhancing habitat throughout the Pacific Northwest. With roots in the Lower Columbia, Aquatic Contracting is truly a local company dedicated to our local waterways. Their staff are locally based, highly qualified, and committed to stream and wetlands restoration. And all projects they work on increase habitat for fish and wildlife. 

The Estuary Partnership is proud to have worked with Aquatic Contracting on projects such as our Horsetail Creek Floodplain restoration. We are grateful for Aquatic Contracting's longstanding support of our work and their dedication to a healthy Columbia River.