Northern Rockies Projects
American Rivers is working to protect this region’s healthiest rivers and streams from harmful dams, diversions, and pollution from mining and oil and gas drilling.
American Rivers and partners are working to protect new rivers with Wild and Scenic designation, including rivers in the North Cascades, Olympic Peninsula, and the Rogue. They are outstanding rivers with special fish and wildlife habitat, clean water, and recreation opportunities for future generations.
American Rivers' Montana Wild Rivers Campaign aims to protect the state's great, pristine rivers while they are still pristine, safeguarding against climate change and harmful development.
American Rivers is partnering with the Alliance for Water Efficiency and the Environmental Law Institute on a one-year project exploring the links between water efficiency and instream flows in the Colorado River basin.
The Flathead River is one of American Rivers' 2009 Most Endangered Rivers. The river is threatened due to mining and overdevelopment.