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Columbia River

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Amazon
Area: 5888268 km2
Countries:
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities:
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Total Organizations: 7
Total Projects: 8
Priority SDGs: --
Priority Industries: --
Profile Completion: 50%

Water Challenges

As reported by organizations on the Hub.

33.3%
Local Water Resource Governance
33.3%
Physical water supply
33.3%
Water Demand and Competition among Users

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Organizations in Columbia River


AGWA is an international NGO working across technical and policy programs to mainstream resilient water resources management, focusing on the connections between water resources and climate adaptation and mitigation. AGWA works with and through its member network to develop and ... Learn More

Four Worlds partners are water and conflict resolution professionals, with specific expertise in transboundary waters, groundwater, water resources management, international water law, conflict transformation, and climate change adaptation. Four Worlds partners practice in all corners of the world with deep ... Learn More

Microsoft's mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. Learn More

Midstream Oilfield Service Provider. Water is an integral part of our industry's growth. Schlumberger mission is to promote thought leadership in the water management realm for all industries. Learn More

Our mission is simple: To change the lives of vulnerable children in impoverished urban areas by providing clean, safe drinking water to orphanages, schools, children’s hospitals, street shelters, and rescue homes. We envision a world with clean water for all ... Learn More

Develops and manufactures tea. Learn More

The Water Resilience Coalition, founded in 2020, is an industry-driven, CEO-led coalition of the UN Global Compact's CEO Water Mandate that aims to elevate global water stress to the top of the corporate agenda and preserve the world's freshwater resources ... Learn More

Projects in Columbia River


Globally we have established programs to help us drive water efficiency at our manufacturing sites and those platforms have helped us reduce our overall water footprint. The results of our global direct operations water risk assessment will further allow us ... Learn More

In Sierra Leone, we are distributing handwashing stations, soap and hygiene materials to healthcare facilities in our programme areas to help control the spread of COVID-19. With limited public health infrastructure, slowing the spread has been critical to protecting Sierra ... Learn More

The Jesse Creek project has restored stream flow into the natural, historic Jesse Creek channel permanently restoring water to the dewatered lower section and restoring over 40 acres of wetland. In addition, over 800 native willows were planted along the ... Learn More

The Yampa River in northwestern Colorado is one of the last free-flowing rivers in the Colorado River Basin; providing irrigation water for agriculture, critical habitat for endangered fish, and immense riparian and recreational benefit in the region. During the summer, ... Learn More

This project, led by The Nature Conservancy, focuses on restoring a natural, historic side channel complex along the Middle Fork Willamette river and allowing natural river flow to access the side channel area for the first time in decades. The ... Learn More

Conservation goals in this region are: to protect and restore river and riparian habitats for fish and wildlife and to protect and restore the private/public land matrix that supports wide rangingmammals and plant communities.Project ResultsConservation Learn More

This project seeks to restore groundwater storage through beaver reintroduction in the Methow watershed. Between 2008-2014, the project has successfully reintroduced beavers to streams, resulting in 31 successful beaver colony sites. Beaver dams measurably affect rates of groundwater recharge and ... Learn More

Conduct an in-depth review of the Snake River watershed, which supports a key wheat growing region, and shared the detailed analysis with regional stakeholders in fiscal 2015. Now we are moving ahead with collaborative action. We are helping to fund ... Learn More

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