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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the EPA: It's Time to Stop Runoff
Environment  (tags: runoff, water pollution, EPA, rivers, streams, water, politics, pollution, environment, ecosystems, conservation )

- 1652 days ago -
A recent report released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) shows that approximately 55% of our rivers and streams are in poor biological condition. And polluted runoff is identified as one of the major sources of the pollution in our river
I'Ll Stand Up for the Rivers I Love ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, rivers )

- 1726 days ago -
After nine years of delays, the National Park Service has finally released a draft General Management Plan for the Current and Jacks Fork Rivers.
Keep the Mississippi River Healthy and Safe ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: rivers, environment, habitat, nature, protection )

- 1776 days ago -
We need your help in stopping this harmful project. Tell the Army Corps that in order to protect rare quality wetlands and protect nearby communities the New Madrid Floodway Levee must not go forward.
Is the Colorado River Damned?
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, greenhousegases, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, politics, pollution, protection, research, Rivers, science, Sustainabililt )

- 1979 days ago -
More than 35 million people throughout the southwestern United States and northern Mexico depend on the Colorado River's water. In 30 years, that total number is likely to double.
Send a Message to Protect and Restore Our Rivers and Streams ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, rivers, streams, water, wildlife )

- 1985 days ago -
Fifty-five percent of river and stream miles are in poor condition, according to a national survey EPA released in March. Too much nitrogen and phosphorus pollution, bacteria and habitat loss are the main problems. The Obama administration should act
People Around the World Celebrate Their Rivers Today
Environment  (tags: water, rivers, ecosystems, environment, protection, world )

- 2019 days ago -
Wherever you are today, take a few minutes to give thanks for the fresh water in your life - even if most of it comes from a tap - and know that you're part of a huge movement of people around the world who are doing the same. Happy International Day of~
GOOD NEWS! Elwha And White Salmon River Restoration Projects Show Great Success
Environment  (tags: water, water health, rivers, pollution, dam removal, protection, green, government, GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, conservation, world, politics, nature, humans )

- 2195 days ago -
American Rivers Celebrates One-Year Anniversary Of Dam Removals, Cautions Against Extreme "Dangerous Dams" Bill
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the "Dangerous Dams Protection Act" A Costly Bill Putting Our Economy and Rivers at Risk
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, politics, water, dams, rivers, protection, pollution, nature, humans, green, government )

- 2200 days ago -
Representative Hastings' bill is one of the most anti-environmental pieces of legislation introduced this Congress. It would jeopardize jobs, public safety, and the outdoor recreation industry that is so critical to communities all across the nation.
Urge the Obama Administration to Support Critical Funding To Restore Rivers ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, restoration, rivers, funding, United States, protection, water )

- 2211 days ago -
Please urge the President and his senior environmental team to reject calls to cut conservation programs and to instead support critical funding for river restoration.
GOOD NEWS!! U.S. Creates First 'National Blueway'
Environment  (tags: GoodNews, green, government, conservation, rivers, EPA, water, nature, environment, ecosystems, protection, humans, politics )

- 2309 days ago -
Unlike the current patchwork of river protections, the National Blueway System will cover entire rivers 'from source to sea,' including their watersheds.
Take Action to Protect the Hoback ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, rivers, nature )

- 2309 days ago -
The Hoback River is treasured for its sparkling clear water, thriving native trout fishery, and excellent paddling opportunities. Unfortunately, proposed natural gas development threatens the river and local residents with toxic pollution
The San Joaquin River Is Our River. Speak Up for It ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, rivers )

- 2311 days ago -
The San Joaquin River is California's second largest river, running 350 miles from its headwaters in the southern Sierra Nevada to its meeting with the Sacramento River in the San Francisco Bay-Delta. It is a river with a glorious past and a great future
Tell Sen. Feinstein and Sen. Boxer to Protect California's Rivers and Fisheries ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, protection, rivers, habitat, nature )

- 2369 days ago -
In February, the House of Representatives passed a radical bill introduced by Rep. Nunes (R-CA) that would overturn a court-approved settlement to restore the San Joaquin River, weaken protections for salmon and other fisheries and preempt state laws
Thank President Obama for Making Rivers a Budget Priority ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, rivers )

- 2375 days ago -
Through the Rivers Initiative, the President's 2013 budget prioritizes river restoration and recreation projects in all 50 states. It also supports the development of a National Water Trails System to recognize communities which rediscover, restore, and
Save Bhagirathi Ganga/ River Ganges ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, rivers, pollution, habitat, nature, protection )

- 2384 days ago -
If the construction of dams upstream of Uttarkashi is not stopped, the river itself may disappear. Ganga is also currently one of the five most polluted rivers of the world, but dumping of industrial wastes and sewage continues unabated.

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