Current Research and Monitoring Projects

Urban Water Quality Monitoring

The Clackamas River Basin Council and our partners in the Clackamas Technical Working Group have compiled several different resources to provide information to individuals interested in the quality of the water in the Clackamas Watershed, which provides drinking water for over 300,000 individuals.

Stream Temperature Modeling in the Clackamas

Stream Temperature Modeling

With funding from the Oregon Conservation and Recreation Fund, the Clackamas River Basin Council is partnering with Portland State University to measuring stream temperatures across the Clackamas basin.

Status: Ongoing

chum eDNA in the Clackamas

Chum Salmon Surveys using eDNA

CRBC is partnering with the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife to survey the Clackamas basin for the endangered chum salmon using eDNA.

Status: Ongoing

Comleted Research Projects

Student water quality monitoring

Work with CRBC

Internested in working with CRBC on research related programs? Call us at 503-303-4372 or email at to set up a meeting.

Support our Work

Our work is amplified by supporters like you! Please consider a gift to CRBC to help us continue to protect the Clackamas watershed.