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Article: The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality’s Ongoing Sleep Disorder

March 03, 2011

  • Willamette River at Molalla SP

For a compelling glimpse into PEAC’s work to protect the Willamette watershed, read Steve Duin’s astute column on the Oregon DEQ’s failure to properly regulate Grabhorn Landfill here.

PEAC Staff Attorney Dan Mensher has represented the Northwest Environmental Defense Center and Friends of the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge in this case since 2008. Under Dan’s leadership, (now-graduated) PEAC students Drew Kerr, Sara Ghafouri, Lyndsey Bechtel, Claire Tonry, and Oday Salim got first-hand experience finding, developing, litigating this case.