Dedicated to the protection and restoration of the Umpqua Watershed and beyond through education, training, advocacy and ecologically sound stewardship.

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Protecting the Best and Restoring the Rest since 1995.




Your support is much appreciated and needed to ensure that industries and agencies are accountable for their actions whilst providing opportunities for youth and adults to appreciate the outdoors and the wilderness.

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“Protect the Best and Restore the Rest.”

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April 22nd

     Come celebrate Earth Day with us at the Douglas County      Fairgrounds from 10AM-4PM this Saturday!

April 30th

     Veterans Snowshoe Hike at Crate Lake National Park. Contact      alan@umpqua-watersheds.org for more info.  

May 5-6th

     SEEDS (Science and Environmental Education Discovery      Seminar) hosted at UCC.  Learn about agency professionals,      their path, career and connect! 6-8PM May 5th. May 6th      waterfalls hike with professor Ken Carloni.  Call for details.

May 6th

     Mending the Line film screening @ First United Methodist       Church (W. Harvard)  @ 7pm. Story of Frank & Jeanne Moore.

Congratulations to our Board President Stan Petrowski for being named river steward of the year by the Native Fish society!!

Mar 2015

Umpqua Watersheds celebrates it’s 20th anniversary

On March 14, 2015 Umpqua Watersheds had it’s 19th annual banquet to celebrate 20 years of conservation, restoration, and education in the Umpqua valley.

Apr 2015


We received funding from the Walmart Community Grants Team  and Bessie Minor Swift Foundation for our Oregon Youth Conservation Crew and Science Friday education programs.

Every 5th grader to Crater Lake National Park!!

We are lucky enough to have receive funding from the Gray Family Foundation to take every 5th grader in Douglas County to Crater Lake!  The fall trips were inspirational and we look forward to continuing to extend this opportunity to more Douglas County 5th graders this spring!

Fall 2016

MLK Day Helpers

Thank you to all of those who came out to help for our MLK River Clean-Up Service Day!  Articles and other news covering the event can be found here and here.

Jan 2017

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Congratulations to our Umpqua Watersheds Banquet Award Winners:

 Stacey McLaughlin - Conservationist of the Year

 Bob Hoehne - Lifetime Conservationist

 Steve Cole -Volunteer of the Year

 Susan Applegate - Lifetime Volunteer


Mar 2017