press releases


August 14, 2023

PNWA Hires Neil Maunu As New Executive Director

July 27, 2023

Current research is inconclusive regarding possible delayed mortality effects of Snake River dams

July 10, 2023

PNWA appreciates recognition by Senator Murray and Governor Inslee that dam breaching is not feasible
August 26, 2022

PNWA rejects conclusions of Lower Snake River Dams Benefit Replacement Draft Report
June 9, 2022

PNWA hires Heather Stebbings as Executive Director
February 7, 2022

PNWA reacts to Inslee, Murray proposal to study Lower Snake River dam breaching, October 22, 2021

Pacific Northwest Waterways Association Announces 2021 Award Winners, 2022 Officers, October 21, 2021

PNWA reacts to Simpson proposal to breach dams, increase regional carbon emissions, February 4, 2021

PNWA reacts to lawsuit against Columbia River system operations, October 23, 2020

PNWA presents 2020 Legislator of the Year Award to Representative Denny Heck, October 8, 2020

Pacific Northwest Waterways Association Announces 2020 Award Winners, October 7, 2020

PNWA reacts to Record of Decision for Columbia River System Operations Environmental Impact Statement, September 29, 2020

Members of Congress join Corps, Coast Guard, PNWA to celebrate Columbia jetty rehab, September 1, 2020

PNWA: Federal agencies release final environmental review of Columbia River System Operations – new plan balances environmental protections, human uses, July 31, 2020

River advocates urge involvement as federal agencies release environmental review of Columbia River System Operations, February 28, 2020

PNWA reacts to Oregon governor’s Snake River dams letter – February 17, 2020

Study: U.S. would lose over $2.3 billion by breaching lower Snake River dams – January 6, 2020

Pacific Northwest Waterways Association weighs in on Snake River stakeholder process – December 20, 2019

PNWA presents 2019 Legislator of the Year Award to Representative Dan Newhouse – October 10, 2019

PNWA thanks U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for Bonneville navigation lock response – September 27, 2019

Commentary: Snake River dams — setting the record straight – May 6, 2019

PNWA Executive Director Kristin Meira testifies at House Transportation & Infrastructure Hearing – February 7, 2019