Media Advisory: America’s Most Endangered Rivers report coming April 17

Advance materials available upon request

April 4th, 2013

Amy Kober, 503-708-1145

Washington – American Rivers and its partners nationwide will announce America’s Most Endangered Rivers® of 2013 on April 17. American Rivers, the nation’s leading river conservation organization, releases the report every year to shine a public spotlight on threats facing rivers, and how citizens can take action to help.

Ten rivers in the following states will be named to the 2013 list: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Wisconsin, Wyoming  and British Columbia.

Advance materials are available for journalists who agree to the media embargo, which lifts at 12:01am eastern time on April 17.

To receive advance materials or to schedule an interview, please contact Amy Kober at American Rivers, 503-708-1145 or [email protected]


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About American Rivers

American Rivers protects wild rivers, restores damaged rivers, and conserves clean water for people and nature. Since 1973, American Rivers has protected and restored more than 150,000 miles of rivers through advocacy efforts, on-the-ground projects, and the annual America’s Most Endangered Rivers® campaign. Headquartered in Washington, DC, American Rivers has offices across the country and more than 200,000 members, supporters, and volunteers.

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