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Washington's population is expected to increase

24%

by 2040

As our state’s human population continues to grow, wildlife will be put at even greater risk by loss and fragmentation of critical habitat, disturbance and introduction of non-native species. How will we live?

Our Approach

Washington's average spring snowpack is projected to decline by up to

70%

by 2080 due to the effects of climate change

The world is changing faster and with greater intensity than anyone imagined, raising the stakes and compressing our time to act.

It takes us all to create solutions.We share ideas in our online editorial section.

Explore Perspectives

Let's keep this place special

Whether you were born here or moved here by choice, the one thing we can agree on is our love for this place. For 25 years, Forterra has been the common ground where people, often with very different points of view, come together to save and sustain this land.

It’s easier to keep something than to try to get it back.

Our Work

How Forterra Stands Up For This Place

How You Can Stand Up For This Place