Friends of the River Foundation (FOR) is California’s only statewide river conservation organization.

Our members, people who love rivers, are critical to the success of our river-saving efforts. Members give us clout when we stand up in public policy meetings and speak out for clean, free-flowing rivers, confidence that the work we do every day is important and valued, and the financial resources necessary to continue protecting, sustaining and restoring California’s rivers.

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Oroville Dam Threat

Our hearts and best wishes are with the thousands of people in harm’s way, and we thank the many agencies, community groups and everyday people who are coming together to help them.

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River of Song (benefit)

June 6th | Doors at 7 pm | Berkeley, CA

Join us for a benefit concert at Freight and Salvage! Thanks to Laurie Lewis & Tom Rozum, Barbara Higbie, T Sisters, Thompsonia, Jenner Fox, and special guests   Learn more »

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