Save the Smith
A massive proposed copper mine could degrade the Smith River’s water quality and harm its nationally-renowned wild trout fishery.Learn more
Removal of Maryland’s Centreville Dam will reconnect fragmented river habitat for alewife, blueback herring, American eel and other migratory fish, and alleviate some potential for upstream flooding.
American Rivers is now accepting nominations for our 2016 list of America’s Most Endangered Rivers®.
The Clean Water Rule provides protection to waters that are scientifically shown to have a significant impact on downstream waters, and gives property owners certainty and predictability.
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, more needs to be done to modernize the Army Corps of Engineers, promote natural flood protection, and reduce reliance on levees.Read more »
The Grand Canyon, and so many other expansive landscapes like it, has the power to change a person, simply by being.Read more »
Targeted Universalism helps American Rivers engage diverse communities in the Southern Appalachians and CarolinasRead more »
Spending time in natural spaces reduces anxiety, worry and stress. Nature, and rivers, are fundamental to our health, well-being, and relationships – to our happiness.Read more »