Lake Pend Oreille Waterkeeper is a non-profit organization located in Sandpoint, Idaho.
Our mission is to protect water quality in the Clark Fork/Pend Oreille Watershed so our magnificent waterways remain drinkable, fishable and swimmable for future generations.
Lake Pend Oreille Waterkeeper is a proud member of the WATERKEEPER® Alliance, which is a global movement of on-the-water advocates that protect their local waterways. Founded by environmental attorney Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. as a culmination of decades of citizen-based enforcement, the WATERKEEPER® Alliance is a unifying body for nearly 300 local Waterkeeper organizations worldwide. Waterkeepers combine firsthand knowledge of their waterbodies with an unwavering commitment to the rights of their communities and to the rule of law. Waterkeepers defend their communities against anyone who threatens our fundamental right to clean water.