When we work together, we can achieve victories that not only benefit the health of rivers, but our economy and communities as well. Here is what we’re doing to protect your rivers.
Protecting wild rivers
Ensuring wild rivers continue to flow free, providing clean water, recreation and wildlife habitat.
Restoring damaged rivers
Revitalizing river health through dam removal, floodplain restoration and other solutions.
Conserving clean water
Helping communities use water wisely to stretch supplies and improve river health.
Pharmaceuticals in Our Water Supply | Stormwater Runoff and Sewage Pollution | How the Clean Water Act Protects Your Rivers | Conserving Water and Using Water Efficiently | Improving Our Water Infrastructure
Rivers and climate change
Helping communities become more resilient in the face of increasing floods and droughts.
Energy development and rivers
Safeguarding rivers from the harmful impacts of hydropower, mining and other energy development.
America’s Most Endangered Rivers®
This annual campaign spotlights ten rivers facing urgent threats and mobilizing citizens to call for positive change.