The Spokane River Forum serves as a clearinghouse and information exchange for all things Spokane River.

Local phosphorus bans precipitate global changes

Posted on April 2nd, 2014
It’s been nearly ten years since Liberty Lake squared off with Proctor & Gamble (P & G) over their 2005 resolution banning phosphorus in automatic...  Read More

Fourth Annual Spring River Cleanup

Posted on April 2nd, 2014
Join Spokane Riverkeeper, Gonzaga Journal of International Law (GJIL) and Gonzaga University Alliance for Social Justice for the Fourth Annual Spring River Cleanup event, being held Saturday morning,...  Read More

International fly fishing film festival

Posted on April 2nd, 2014
International fly fishing film festival April 4th! Our friends at Spokane Falls Trout Unlimited and Silver Bow Fly Shop are putting on this great event...  Read More

At SouthCare Animal Medical Center love for outdoors and stewardship go hand in hand

Posted on March 17th, 2014
Some may not see the connection between kayaking through Bowl and Pitcher rapids and switching to waste-free digital x-rays—but to veterinarian and outdoorsman Dr. Gregory Benoit it all makes sense. For him, whether it’s work or play, a healthy water system “permeates everything.”  Read More

Record Water Flows and Poop Alert

Posted on March 17th, 2014
Spokane River flows hit record levels in mid-March, with water running at more than three times the average for this time of year. At...  Read More

Post Falls Whitewater Play Area Coming On-line

Posted on March 17th, 2014
[caption id="attachment_9902" align="aligncenter" width="464"] A kayaker rides Trailer Park Wave below Post Falls Dam.[/caption] Whitewater kayak and rafter alert. The long anticipated whitewater play area...  Read More

EnviroStars Certified, Maid Naturally, Offers Safe Cleaning Product Alternative

Posted on March 1st, 2014
Maid Naturally’s model is simple: compounds found in nature can clean homes and businesses and then go back into nature without disruption. As a certified EnviroStars member, their values align perfectly with our goal to provide business-friendly solutions to keep our river and aquifer safe.  Read More

Thank You, City of Spokane Valley

Posted on February 10th, 2014
The Forum is pleased to announce a small grant from the City of Spokane Valley to support our Spokane River water trail web site and related activities. Valley support comes from a fund that provides strategic grants to support social services and economic development.  Read More

Shop Smart. Shop Jaremko Nissan to help protect the Spokane River and aquifer

Posted on February 10th, 2014
Spokane EnviroStars is proud to announce the five star certification of Jaremko Nissan for both auto service and collision repair. Envirostars certifies businesses for properly disposing hazardous and other wastes that can pollute the environment. Said Tonilee Hanson, “We’ve certified 72 businesses. Check them out.”  Read More

Spokane EnviroStars Certified Businesses February 2014

Posted on February 4th, 2014
Every day Spokane EnviroStars is certifying local businesses for environmental best practices that protect our community.  Read More

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