A community-driven, voluntary program that will give
cities and towns the tools they most need to shape and direct
their local river restoration efforts.
Local organization committed to the protection of
the South Fork of the American River through education,
stewardship, and conservation.
North America's leading national river-saving organization. Their
mission is to preserve and
restore America's river systems and to foster a river stewardship
Mission is to conserve and restore America's whitewater resources and
to enhance opportunities to enjoy them
The Clean Water Network is an alliance of over 1000 organizations that
endorse their platform
paper, the National Agenda for Clean Water.
The aim of ERN, is to unite associations and organizations working on
rivers and to increase communication
between these organizations in order to better preserve the
natural rivers in Europe.
The primary environmental organization working for conservation and
restoration of the upper Mokelumne River. They helped open the Middle Bar
reach to public access and secured the construction of the boating
takeout, played a major role in negotiating the PG&E hydro
settlement/new license on the river, are the main advocates for North
Fork Mokelumne Wild and Scenic designation, and sponsor the annual
Mokelumne River cleanup.
of the River
Friends of the River looks to get beyond the notion of flood "control"
and toward a more
realistic understanding of rivers and floods.
This is a global resource for all people who share their concern for
protecting and restoring the world's rivers and
ensuring respect for the rights of riverine communities.
Pacific Rivers Council
Mission is to develop scientific tools, public policies, and community
development strategies to restore the
ecological integrity and sustainable use of America's river systems.
RMS is a non-profit professional society, dedicated to the protection
and management of
North America's river resources.
Founded in 1988 with the conviction that the solutions to river
degradation, like the problems, are primarily
local. They must be created by citizen activists, valley by valley and
stream by stream.
The of Rivers 2000 include having at least 2,000 river or watershed
related activities occur during
the year 2000.
A non-profit member-supported, public interest organization that
promotes conservation of the natural
environment by influencing public policy decisions--legislative,
administrative, legal, and