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Souhegan Watershed Association
6 years ago

The Souhegan River is part of the Merrimack River Watershed. Canoe trips, water testing and clean-up days are some of the programs available through SWA.

Add some more
7 years ago

A number of you have home area watershed and river protection groups.  This list should grow to include all!

Sacramento River Preservation Trust
8 years ago

The Trust is a non-profit (501(c)(3), tax exempt educational organization whose purpose is to protect and preserve the natural values of the Sacramento River and to educate the public concerning ecologically viable farming methods and the need to preserve free-flowing rivers.

Link:  http://www.sacrivertrust.org/index.php

The Salmonid Restoration Federation
8 years ago

SRF is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection and restoration of California's salmon, steelhead, and trout populations and their habitat. SRF educates individuals, organizations, and agencies about innovative techniques for salmonid restoration by sponsoring an annual conference in California and operating technical field schools. SRF is devoted to educating the community on the ecology and economy of restoring natural resources for future generations of fish and people. We are interested in building a sustainable economy in rural areas so people in the restoration field can make a living wage while restoring the natural environment.

LINK: http://www.calsalmon.org/

Salmon Protection and Watershed Network
8 years ago

Mission Statement

SPAWN, the Salmon Protection And Watershed Network works to protect endangered salmon in the Lagunitas Watershed, and the environment on which we all depend. SPAWN uses a multi-faceted approach to accomplish our mission including grassroots action, habitat restoration, policy development, research and monitoring, citizen training, environmental education, strategic litigation, and collaboration with other organizations and agencies.

http://www.spawnusa.org/index.html

8 years ago

Riverkeeper

http://riverkeeper.org/

Our mission is to safeguard the ecological integrity of the Hudson River, its tributaries and the watershed of New York City (protecting the city's drinking water supply) by tracking down and stopping polluters. Since 1983, Riverkeeper has investigated and brought to justice more than 300 environmental lawbreakers. Riverkeeper believes in the rights of every citizen to enjoy and defend our nation's water resources.

8 years ago
The Canadian Heritage Rivers System

http://www.chrs.ca/Main_e.htm

The Canadian Heritage Rivers System (CHRS.) is Canada's national river conservation program. It promotes, protects and enhances Canada's river heritage, and ensures that Canada's leading rivers are managed in a sustainable manner. Responsible river stewardship is the ethic it engenders. Cooperation and public support are the strengths it builds upon.

The Rivers

Dogwood Alliance
8 years ago

Co-Host Note: This org deals with river issues.

Ten years ago Dogwood Alliance was formed not from a wealth of resources or experience but from a collective passion for Southern forests that gave rise to unyielding courage, determination and confidence to take on one of the most destructive industries of our time. 

Dogwood Alliance, PO Box 7645, Ashville, NC 28802

828.251 2525

http://www.dogwoodalliance.org/component/option,com_frontpage/Itemid,1/

American Rivers
8 years ago
Rivers Coalition - Florida
8 years ago

Dedicated to Restoring and Protecting Our St. Lucie River (Florida)

Rivers Coalition Defense Fund
P.O. Box 2627
Stuart, FL 34995

772-225-6849

http://www.riverscoalition.com/index.html

info@riverscoalition.org

River Organizations.
8 years ago
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This thread lists a number of local organizations that you can be involved with. So brose through it and see what you can find.