Executive Director Job Posting

NEDC Executive Director Job Description   Position Title: Executive Director Reports to: Board President, Board of Directors Supervisory responsibilities: Staff attorney, bookkeeper, law clerk, student staff, and volunteers Location: Portland, Oregon   Position Summary:   The Executive Director serves as … Read More

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Learn more about NEDC’s ongoing commitment to being anti-racist, intersectional, and equitable in our internal and external work in the value statement recently approved by NEDC’s board of directors.

Oregon Denies Key Authorization for Controversial Dam in Mt. Hood National Forest

For Immediate Release, September 7, 2021   Contact: Jonah Sandford, Northwest Environmental Defense Center, (971) 219-4677, jonah@nedc.org  Lauren Goldberg, Columbia Riverkeeper, (541) 965-0985, lauren@columbiariverkeeper.org Ryan Shannon, Center for Biological Diversity, (971) 717-6407, rshannon@biologicaldiversity.org    Oregon Denies Key Authorization for Controversial … Read More

NEDC’s Stormwater Enforcement Efforts Continue

Stormwater runoff from industrial sites is a major contributor to water pollution in the Pacific Northwest. When precipitation comes into contact with industrial pollutants, these pollutants—if not properly managed—can be carried through stormwater runoff into the region’s waters. NEDC has … Read More