America’s Most Endangered Rivers® of 2018

  • John Ruskey, Quapaw Canoe Company
    1. Big Sunflower River [Mississippi]
    The Yazoo Pumps project would cost $300 million for construction and damage up to 200,000 acres of significant wetland.

America’s Most Endangered Rivers® highlights ten rivers whose fate will be decided in the coming year, and encourages decision-makers to do the right thing for the rivers and the communities they support.

This year’s list spotlights the battery of threats from the Trump administration and its allies in Congress to clean water and rivers nationwide.

Take action: Tell Congress to stand up for rivers and clean water

Get the report: America’s Most Endangered Rivers of 2018

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