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Monday, December 10, 2012

New Portland Bus-Side Campaign Celebrates Portland Parks Re-Certification Across 244 Parks & Natural Areas

Portland Parks & Recreation has been recertified by Salmon-Safe across its 10,000-acre system of parks and natural areas.


Monday, September 24, 2012

Celebrate the Salmon-Safe hop harvest with Hopfenfrisch from Full Sail Brewing

As Salmon-Safe certifies more of the Willamette Valley's legendary hop farms, we're thrilled to celebrate the hop harvest with fresh hop beer from the most acclaimed craft brewers like Full Sail Brewing of Hood River. Full Sail tell us that every year their brewers wait with thirsty anticipation for hop harvest and the chance to celebrate by brewing fresh hop beers.


Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Join us for Trout Unlimited's "Feast from Field to Stream": Sept. 2 in the Methow Valley

How about a late summer road trip to the Methow Valley? Please join us for Washington Water Project of Trout Unlimited's fabulous Feast of Field and Stream on Sunday, September 2, at Methow Valley Ciderhouse!


Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Salmon-Safe parks? Only in Portland!

Metro Parents July 2012

Portland Parks & Recreation(PP&R) has been re-certified by Salmon-Safe, an Oregon nonprofit promoting land management practices that help Pacific salmon thrive in west coast watersheds. The bureau was first certified by Salmon-Safe in 2004 and continues to be the only parks organization in the country designated as salmon-friendly by the certification program...


Thursday, July 5, 2012

Salmon-Safe joins Pacific Rivers & American Rivers in new Portland river protection office hub

A decade after spinning off from Pacific Rivers Council, Salmon-Safe has joined the new river conservation office hub operated by Pacific Rivers and national river protection leader 


Friday, June 29, 2012

Following the Hops Trail

Contemporary Sportsman

Following the Hops Trail: this two-part series from The Contemporary Sportsman follows the trail of craft brewing from Salmon-Safe certified Goschie Hops Farm near Portland to Allagash Brewing Company in Portland, Maine, featuring our Drink Like a Fish campaign with Deschutes Brewery along the way. "On a blustery autumn morning, near the small town of Silverton, Oregon, we me


Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Sundown Concert with Salmon-Safe on July 5

Join us on Thursday, July 5, in Portland for Ecotrust's water protection themed Sundown concert. Salmon-Safe is participating in the first of this unique series of free outdoor concerts each Thursday in July.


Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Food Fight 2012: Why the Farm Bill Matters to All of Us


Join us for a free public event with author Daniel Imhoff and Congressman Earl Blumenauer in conversation about the Farm Bill, why it matters to you, and what you can do about it.


Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Salish Cliffs achieves first Salmon-Safe golf course certification

Squaxin Island Tribe’s new Salish Cliffs Golf Club has become the first “Salmon-Safe” certified golf course after successfully passing an exhaustive assessment verifying the Tribe’s commitment to protecting native habitat, managing water runoff, reducing pesticides, and advancing environmental practices throughout the region.


Thursday, April 19, 2012

Moving sustainability forward at Sea-Tac Airport

Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

 With a site footprint of 23 acres, waging an aggressive sustainability campaign at the Consolidated Rental Car Facility was one of Turner Construction’s most ambitious green efforts to date. Every drop of water that hit the project site was directed, treated and discharged by the project team... As the first — and to date, only — contractor to achieve Salmon-Safe accreditation, Turner Construction works continually to achieve zero sediment runoff and preserve the integrity of the Puget S