Join Our Team!!

Crag Law Center is seeking a motivated team player for a staff attorney position with an anticipated start date in May 2019. The position is designed for an attorney with at least five years of litigation experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have...

Victory on the Tongass!

Crag, Greenpeace, and Cascadia Wildlands secure important win for old-growth forests.

Show Up for Crag – 2018 Give! Guide Events

Crag is honored to be included in this year's Willamette Week Give!Guide alongside 150 of Portland's most impactful non-profits! As part our Give!Guide campaign, we have several exciting events planned and some awesome prizes to incentivize your end of year giving....

Celebrate Winter – December 14

A Going Away Party for Chris Winter After 17 years of service, Chris Winter is headed to Colorado to lead the Access Fund, a Crag client that works to preserve climbing access and wild places. Join Chris, Crag's staff and friends at our new office at 3141 E Burnside...

Crag Law Center Promotes Courtney Johnson to Executive Director

Crag Law Center (Crag) announced on November 13, 2018 that Courtney Johnson has been named the new Executive Director, effective immediately. Courtney succeeds Co-Founders and prior Co-Executive Directors Chris Winter and Ralph Bloemers, who have served in those roles...

Federal Judge Issues Preliminary Ruling to Halt Harmful ORV Project

Judge rules in favor of elk habitat and sound public land management. Judge Sullivan determined that the Forest Service failed to satisfy its legal obligation to study the environmental impacts of the major new destination trail system, and to ensure that sensitive habitats for elk are protected.

Serin Bussell, the Proud Board Chair of Crag!

When Serin first became a board member, she was really impressed with Crag’s ability to do so much with limited resources and a small team. “They take on big corporations, tackle big problems and win for all of us!”

craglogo_369uCRAG LAW CENTER – WHO WE ARE

           Crag is a client-focused law center that supports community efforts to protect and sustain the Pacific Northwest’s natural legacy. Implementing a unique model of legal aid for the environment, Crag balances the scales of justice by offering our clients free or low cost legal services in combination with assistance on campaign strategies, communications, community organizing and media relations.

 

CELEBRATE WINTER

Celebrate Winter – December 14

Celebrate Winter – December 14

A Going Away Party for Chris Winter After 17 years of service, Chris Winter is headed to Colorado to lead the Access Fund, a Crag client that works to preserve climbing access and wild places. Join Chris, Crag's staff and friends at our new office at 3141 E Burnside...

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Show Up for Crag – 2018 Give! Guide Events

Show Up for Crag – 2018 Give! Guide Events

Crag is honored to be included in this year's Willamette Week Give!Guide alongside 150 of Portland's most impactful non-profits! As part our Give!Guide campaign, we have several exciting events planned and some awesome prizes to incentivize your end of year giving....

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SUPPORTER SPOTLIGHT

Serin Bussell, the Proud Board Chair of Crag!

Serin Bussell, the Proud Board Chair of Crag!

When Serin first became a board member, she was really impressed with Crag’s ability to do so much with limited resources and a small team. “They take on big corporations, tackle big problems and win for all of us!”

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THE WILD

COMMUNITIES

Molalla Wastewater Treatment Plant Violations

Molalla Wastewater Treatment Plant Violations

The city of Molalla—located in Clackamas County, Oregon—is failing to protect the right to clean water. For over a decade, Molalla’s sewage treatment plant has violated the terms of its permit, undermining people’s health and the quality of the Molalla River.

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CLIMATE

Port Westward: Rezoning Farmland for Industrial Use

Port Westward: Rezoning Farmland for Industrial Use

The Port of St. Helens has proposed rezoning 837 acres of farm land for industrial use to allow fossil fuel export. We are fighting to maintain the beautiful landscape, agricultural heritage, and economic livelihood this unique farmland provides.

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Crag provides free and low-cost legal services to communities and conservation groups that are facing environmental challenges. In these challenging times, our services are needed more than ever. Support legal aid for the environment with a donation today!

UPCOMING EVENTS

Show Up for Crag – 2018 Give! Guide Events

Show Up for Crag – 2018 Give! Guide Events

Crag is honored to be included in this year's Willamette Week Give!Guide alongside 150 of Portland's most impactful non-profits! As part our Give!Guide campaign, we have several exciting events planned and some awesome prizes to incentivize your end of year giving....

read more
Celebrate Winter – December 14

Celebrate Winter – December 14

A Going Away Party for Chris Winter After 17 years of service, Chris Winter is headed to Colorado to lead the Access Fund, a Crag client that works to preserve climbing access and wild places. Join Chris, Crag's staff and friends at our new office at 3141 E Burnside...

read more