To connect with these and other staff experts please contact Amy Kober or call 503-708-1145.
National river conservation and clean water issues
River restoration and dam removal
Wild river protection
Clean water supplies and water management
Below are the latest press releases. You can filter by issue or region to find information of interest.
January 29, 2014
Climate Change & Rivers, Floods & Floodplains
January 29, 2014 Contact: Amy Kober, 503-708-1145 (Washington, DC) – “We applaud President Obama for redoubling his commitment to fight climate change, which he noted is already harming communities with more frequent droughts and floods. In California and across the West, where the drought is of historic proportions, and... Read More
January 13, 2014
January 13, 2014 Contact: (Washington, DC) – Statement of American Rivers’ President Bob Irvin: “We support the communities that depend on the Elk River for their drinking water and call upon all citizens, industry, and state officials to protect this vital resource. The recent spill of coal-processing chemicals into... Read More