Columbia Institute for Water Policy

The Columbia Institute for Water Policy is a nonprofit, nonpartisan program dedicated to policy research and education to promote and restore the fresh water resources of the Columbia River watershed.

Columbia Institute for Water Policy was a Brainerd Foundation grantee from 2011 to 2013.

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Columbia Institute for Water Policy Grant history

2013

$2,000 - To obtain a scientifically credible cleanup plan for Spokane River PCBs and to require the new treatment plant to reclaim and re-use its effluent. Opportunity fund

2011

$3,000 - To bring an appeal of a Clean Water Act pollution discharge permit issued to Spokane county, which will add toxic pollutants to the Spokane River in violation of federal law. Opportunity fund