The Obama Administration announced yesterday that it also supports adding Illabot Creek to the Wild and Scenic River System. Representative Rick Larsen and Senator Patty Murray have recently introduced legislation that would do just that. Illabot Cree… Read more »
Caitlin helps spread the word about National River Cleanup, America’s Most Endangered Rivers, and the River Restoration and River Protection programs.
Caitlin joined American Rivers in 2008. Prior to that she worked as the Communications Coordinator for the Casualty Actuarial Society. She also served as the Office Manager at the Public Education Center, home of the Natural Resources News Service.
B.S. in Psychology with a double major in Literary and Cultural Studies from The College of William and Mary, and working toward a M.A. in Writing with a concentration in Nonfiction from Johns Hopkins UniversityShenandoah River
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Yesterday I had the opportunity to participate in the 2009 River Action Day (RAD)! For six years, since 2003, RAD has provided a unique opportunity for river advocates across the country to meet with members of Congress to discuss the issues importan… Read more »
Our Board members continue to help spread the word about the importance of healthy rivers and the harmful consequences communities face when their rivers are damaged. Most recently American Rivers Board member Tom Skerritt lent his acting skills to th… Read more »
The National Flood Insurance Program was established to help communities reduce their vulnerability to flood damage, but in some cases has only made flooding worse. Congress needs to make important reforms to the Program to make it a better tool for co… Read more »