Washington Water Trust

Working to restore our state's rivers and streams.

  • Wild & Scenic Film Festival Tickets!

    Our Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival returns to Seattle on Tuesday, June 18th! Join us as we take you on a cinematic journey around the world. Get your ticket today! 
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  • WWT, Mainstem Malt brew up novel way to help salmon.

    WWT is excited to announce our new, innovative partnership with Mainstem Malt: Sprouting Streamflows, a water conservation engine that is fueled by beer, spirits and artisan bread fans!

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  • Explore the Teanaway River!

    Explore our Teanaway Story Map to see how Washington Water Trust works with Teanaway landowners to ensure the right amount of water remains in stream at the right time, so fish, farms, businesses and wildlife can all thrive!
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  • All the water that was, is.

    Society's demand for water is outstripping supply—leaving many streams low or dry. Working with landowners to use water more efficiently, we leave more water instream to benefit all.
  • Wondering how the Trust Water Rights Program can work for you?

    WWT Project Manager, Kristina Ribellia explains how the landowners and water right holders can benefit from the State's Trust Water Rights Program. You can watch a recording of her full presentation here. 
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  • Help Restore More of What's Missing

    At the right time, in the right place, even just small amounts of water left instream have an immensely positive impact--fish can spawn, wildlife can thrive, recreation can abound.

What We Do View All

Join Washington Water Trust and the Walla Walla Watershed Management Partnership to learn more about water rights and the options available to water right holders, including the 2019 water leasing program at one of our three upcoming workshops, to be held:


Tues., March 19th, 6:30 pm in Touchet

Touchet Fire Hall; 795 McKay Road, Touchet

Wed., March 20th, 6:30 pm in Dayton 

Dayton Best Western; 507 East Main Street, Dayton


Thurs., March 21st, 6:30 pm in Walla Walla

Water & Environmental Center, Walla Walla Community College; 500 Tausick Way, Walla Walla 


For more information and to RSVP, please contact Maggie Gonzalez, Washington Water Trust project manager at (509) 312-2053 or at maggie@washingtonwatertrust.org.

Thank you! 

Collaborative Solutions: Dungeness Off-Channel Reservoir

Washington Water Trust, Dungeness Water Users Association, the Jamestown S’Klallam Tribe, Clallam County, City of Sequim, and Clallam Conservation District, who partnered to develop the Dungeness Water Exchange, are now focusing our efforts on another collaborative solution. Together we are pursuing construction of an off-channel reservoir which will address late season instream flows, climate change resiliency, flood risk in Sequim and late season irrigation water supply.  Learn more


Portrait of a Water Transaction

Washington Water Trust and similar organizations are using innovative approaches to find solutions that work for people and the environment in the Pacific Northwest. Watch this video if you'd like to learn more about what we do and how we do it.

Upcoming Events View All

The 6th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival in SeattleJoin Washington Water Trust for happy hour, conversation and an......

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