EIN 46-3852365

Western Rivers Forestry

IRS 501(c) type
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Western Rivers Forestry's mission is to provide support for the conservation and charitable purposes of Western Rivers conservancy. Western Rivers conservancy protects outstanding river ecosystems in the Western united states.
Related structure
Western Rivers Forestry is a subordinate organization under Western Rivers Conservancy.
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Program areas at Western Rivers Forestry

Western Rivers Forestry was formed in 2013 to support the conservation and charitable purposes of Western Rivers conservancy. In december 2013, Western Rivers Forestry acquired 8,489 acres of land along tributaries to northern California's klamath river. In march 2015, Western Rivers Forestry purchased an additional 6,479 acres of land. Western Rivers Forestry now owns 14,968 acres of land, including 8,524 acres in the blue creek salmon sanctuary and 6,444 acres within the yurok tribal community forest. In 2016, Western Rivers Forestry initiated a carbon offset project on these lands under the California global warming solutions act of 2006 ("ab 32"). Continued on schedule o.since 2017, Western Rivers Forestry has been issued 1,103,300 California compliance offset credits. Of these, 851,066 offsets have been sold to a California covered entity, 40,000 offsets were sold to an offset brokerage firm and 212,234 offsets have been contributed to the buffer pool as required by the forest carbon project protocol. In fiscal year 2021, 98,567 California compliance offset credits issued, of which 39,606 were sold to a California covered entity, 40,000 were sold to an offset brokerage firm and 18,961 were contributed to the buffer pool.the yurok tribe is now co-managing these lands with Western Rivers Forestry and in line with our conservation vision. These lands will ultimately be conveyed to the yurok tribe to help ensure the survival of salmon and steelhead throughout the klamath system and protect vital wildlife habitat within one of the most biologically diverse regions on the planet.

Grants made by Western Rivers Forestry

GranteeGrant descriptionAmount
Western Rivers ConservancySupport Western Rivers Conservancy's Mission$1,587,457

Personnel at Western Rivers Forestry

Nelson MathewsVice President
Sue DoroffPresident$0
Zach SpectorProject Operations Director
Juliette HardingDirector of Finance and Administration / Secretary and Treasurer$0
Danny PalmerleeCommunications Director
...and 12 more key personnel

Financials for Western Rivers Forestry

RevenuesFYE 09/2021
Total grants, contributions, etc.$13,019,089
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$724,261
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$13,743,350

Form 990s for Western Rivers Forestry

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-092021-04-06990View PDF
2019-092020-11-10990View PDF
2018-092019-05-14990View PDF
2017-092018-04-10990View PDF
2016-092017-08-15990View PDF
...and 2 more Form 990s

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Data update history
June 1, 2022
Updated personnel
Identified 4 new personnel
August 23, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
August 21, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
March 24, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 22 new personnel
November 24, 2020
Updated personnel
Identified 1 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
Grantmaking organizationsSocial advocacy organizationsEnvironmental organizationsChapter / child organizationsCharities
Funds one specific organizationTax deductible donationsNo full-time employees
General information
71 SW Oak St No 100
Portland, OR 97204
Metro area
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA
Multnomah County, OR
Website URL
(503) 241-0151
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
C11: Environment Single Organization Support
NAICS code, primary
813312: Environment, Conservation, and Wildlife Organizations
Parent/child status
Subordinate organization
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