American Rivers is a national non-profit conservation organization dedicated to protecting and restoring America’s rivers and to fostering a river stewardship ethic. American Rivers protects wild rivers, restores damaged rivers, and conserves clean water for people and nature. Through their river conservation work, American Rivers ensures clean drinking water supplies, revitalizes fish and wildlife, improves recreation and leaves a legacy of healthy rivers for future generations. Since 1973, they have raised awareness of how global warming impacts river health, clean water and water supplies. They advocate for and negotiate removal of outdated dams on rivers across the country to help trigger resurgence of fish populations and revitalize river communities. They protect vital wetlands and spearhead river cleanups across the country.
For more information about American Rivers, visit www.americanrivers.org.