Terrible Threat to A National Treasure
Two major developments could devastate the wild nature of the Grand Canyon.Read the Story
Despite thousands of comments sent by activists, the US House voted to approve yet another attempt to block the Clean Water Act protection rule-making underway by the Environmental Protection Agency.
Imagine a proposal to dam the wild river, and the valley it cut, where your family has lived and worked and gathered together for almost 90 years. What would you do?
American Rivers spearheads the Nicollet Island Coalition to protect the upper Mississippi River from environmentally damaging navigation infrastructure.
Steps currently being taken to improve the situation are not up to the task of bringing the Colorado River system back into balance. We need bold and powerful measures to secure water resources for millions of Americans.Read More »
Protecting the few remaining connections between the Mississippi River and its floodplain is a win for wildlife and a win for humans. Tell the Corps not to build the New Madrid Levee.Read More »
The Grand Canyon is a national treasure, and it is the engine of the local economy. But the world is full of sad examples of natural wonders and cultural treasures despoiled when tourism and development go too far.Learn More »
14,000 full-time jobs, $1.5 billion of economic activity at risk from a risky and massive proposed mine. Protect Bristol Bay by taking action today. Tell the EPA to say NO to Pebble Mine.Take Action »