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CommonDreams.org
Civil Rights, Faith, and Environmental Groups Urge Congress to Address Flint Lead Crisis before RecessFederation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) American Federati
Civil Rights, Faith, and Environmental Groups Urge Congress to Address Flint Lead Crisis before Recess
CommonDreams.org / Posted 23 hours ago
Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) American Federation of Teachers American Islamic Congress American Rivers American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee (ADC) Americans for Democratic Action (ADA) Americans United... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Piglet ‘wants to be a part of your community,’ Koons says as his creation is unveileddangling from cables suspended from the ceiling. Valenzuela’s work is inspired
Piglet ‘wants to be a part of your community,’ Koons says as his creation is unveiled
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
dangling from cables suspended from the ceiling. Valenzuela’s work is inspired by the convergence of the Sacramento and American rivers. Gale Hart, known by many as the “godmother of contemporary art” in Sacramento, is finishing her piece... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Kim Guthrie named President Cox Media Groupas well as its corporate revenue efforts. Hoffman’s board representation has i
Kim Guthrie named President Cox Media Group
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
as well as its corporate revenue efforts. Hoffman’s board representation has included the Chattahoochee Riverkeeper, American Rivers, BMI, the Associated Press, the National Association of Broadcasters, the Broadcasters Foundation of America,... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Kim Guthrie named President Cox Media Groupas well as its corporate revenue efforts. Hoffman’s board representation has i
Kim Guthrie named President Cox Media Group
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
as well as its corporate revenue efforts. Hoffman’s board representation has included the Chattahoochee Riverkeeper, American Rivers, BMI, the Associated Press, the National Association of Broadcasters, the Broadcasters Foundation of America,... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Opposition to 
Aspen’s water rights growingecosystem conditions on the forest.” County in question In addition to the lik
Opposition to 
Aspen’s water rights growing
Aspen Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
ecosystem conditions on the forest.” County in question In addition to the likely pushback from the Forest Service, American Rivers has also stated it will oppose the city in water court. “American Rivers strongly encourages the city of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Firefighters try to recover body near Discovery Parkfirefighters lowering an inflatable boat down a steep embankment. Discovery Par
Firefighters try to recover body near Discovery Park
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
firefighters lowering an inflatable boat down a steep embankment. Discovery Park is at the confluence of the Sacramento and American rivers in the city of Sacramento. “Difficult access for crews near Discovery Park boat ramp. Body recovery efforts... Read more
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Kenosha News
Crews clean up Pike RiverKenosha County Parks Department, Root-Pike Watershed Initiative Network, Wiscon
Crews clean up Pike River
Kenosha News / Posted 9 days ago
Kenosha County Parks Department, Root-Pike Watershed Initiative Network, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the American Rivers organization. The KSCA has been the driving force in the annual cleanup for about seven years, but the... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Allen Bushnell, Fish Rap: Prime time for rockfish, other specieson a river, you have a life-altering experience ahead of you. Famed guide JD Ri
Allen Bushnell, Fish Rap: Prime time for rockfish, other species
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
on a river, you have a life-altering experience ahead of you. Famed guide JD Richey is running trips on the Sacramento and American Rivers for the next couple weeks, before he moves his operation to the Klamath-Trinity area. “We have been waiting... Read more
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Ogle County News
Rain fails to deter Rock River Sweep volunteersHighway and Sheriff’s Departments, the Oregon Park District, Oregon Together, W
Rain fails to deter Rock River Sweep volunteers
Ogle County News / Posted 11 days ago
Highway and Sheriff’s Departments, the Oregon Park District, Oregon Together, White Pelican Canoe & Kayak Rental, and American Rivers National River Cleanup. For more information: visit Facebook: “Rock River Sweep.org”; or... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Sauk River cleanup event draws manymaterials should keep their distance and call 9-1-1. Biggby Coffee, Culvers an
Sauk River cleanup event draws many
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
materials should keep their distance and call 9-1-1. Biggby Coffee, Culvers and Meijer supported the project, while the American Rivers organization provided the bags for trash and litter pickup. Meanwhile, Michael Holman of Coldwater has done... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Heim to address Cape Friends of Wildlife Calendarfor his efforts in fighting for the protection of our local waterways. Honored
Heim to address Cape Friends of Wildlife Calendar
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 14 days ago
for his efforts in fighting for the protection of our local waterways. Honored as a "river champion awards" recipient by the Great American Rivers Association. The public is invited to attend this free event. For additional information about the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley fall arts: Visual arts highlightsand mines mythology, ritual, history, music and her biracial heritage. "Breach"
Lehigh Valley fall arts: Visual arts highlights
The Morning Call / Posted 16 days ago
and mines mythology, ritual, history, music and her biracial heritage. "Breach" is the culmination of Saar's research on American rivers and their historical relationship to the lives of African-Americans. Through mixed-media sculpture, paintings... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Grand Canyon Escalade takes a step forwardof the river experience, as well as a sacred site within the Navajo Nation. It
Grand Canyon Escalade takes a step forward
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 16 days ago
of the river experience, as well as a sacred site within the Navajo Nation. It was this project that in part contributed to American Rivers listing the Grand Canyon Watershed as one of the group’s most Endangered Rivers of 2015. “American Rivers is... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
2016 proves river drownings are entirely preventablemore summers than we’d care to count, Sacramentans believed it was inevitable t
2016 proves river drownings are entirely preventable
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
more summers than we’d care to count, Sacramentans believed it was inevitable that people would drown in the Sacramento and American rivers. Between 1962 and 1973, those waterways claimed 71 lives. Warning signs were posted on the riverbanks, but... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Yosemite announces biggest expansion in 70 years, adding new meadows and forestlandfor Public Land and $520,000 from the nonprofit Yosemite Conservancy, with addi
Yosemite announces biggest expansion in 70 years, adding new meadows and forestland
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
for Public Land and $520,000 from the nonprofit Yosemite Conservancy, with additional support from National Park Trust and American Rivers. "The original Yosemite boundary plans of 1890 included Ackerson Meadow, so it is exciting to finally have... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Yosemite National Park Grows Toward West In Largest Expansion Since 1949million and donated it to expand the park. The purchase was supported by the Yo
Yosemite National Park Grows Toward West In Largest Expansion Since 1949
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
million and donated it to expand the park. The purchase was supported by the Yosemite Conservancy, National Park Trust and American Rivers, as well as private donors. "The area includes a sprawling grassy meadow, wetlands and rolling hills dotted... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Yosemite National Park Grows Toward West In Largest Expansion Since 1949million and donated it to expand the park. The purchase was supported by the Yo
Yosemite National Park Grows Toward West In Largest Expansion Since 1949
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
million and donated it to expand the park. The purchase was supported by the Yosemite Conservancy, National Park Trust and American Rivers, as well as private donors. "The area includes a sprawling grassy meadow, wetlands and rolling hills dotted... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Yosemite Adds 400 Acres of Critical Meadow Habitat in Park’s Largest Expansion Since 1949contributed $520,000 toward the purchase, and additional support came from nonp
Yosemite Adds 400 Acres of Critical Meadow Habitat in Park’s Largest Expansion Since 1949
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 19 days ago
contributed $520,000 toward the purchase, and additional support came from nonprofits the National Park Trust and American Rivers. Meadows represent just 3 percent of the approximately 1,169 square miles in Yosemite, but they are home to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Yosemite announces biggest expansion in decadesLand for $2.3 million after the group came up with funding with help from the Y
Yosemite announces biggest expansion in decades
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Land for $2.3 million after the group came up with funding with help from the Yosemite Conservancy, National Park Trust and American Rivers. The property, which houses a small wooden barn that can be seen from Evergreen Road between Highway 120 and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Yosemite announces biggest expansion in decadesLand for $2.3 million after the group came up with funding with help from the Y
Yosemite announces biggest expansion in decades
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
Land for $2.3 million after the group came up with funding with help from the Yosemite Conservancy, National Park Trust and American Rivers. The property, which houses a small wooden barn that can be seen from Evergreen Road between Highway 120 and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
After tragic 2015, no swimming deaths in Sacramento rivers this summerof swimmers who drowned spiked locally. But as Labor Day weekend sets in and s
After tragic 2015, no swimming deaths in Sacramento rivers this summer
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 23 days ago
of swimmers who drowned spiked locally. But as Labor Day weekend sets in and scores of people swarm to the Sacramento and American rivers before the close of summer, Michael Doane, chief ranger at the Sacramento County Regional Parks, said he and... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Sacramento County DART volunteers: ‘It just takes seconds’A powerful streak is continuing this summer in Sacramento County: There are zer
Sacramento County DART volunteers: ‘It just takes seconds’
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 23 days ago
A powerful streak is continuing this summer in Sacramento County: There are zero drowning in the Sacramento and American rivers. Volunteers with the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department are a part of that life-saving trend. The Drowning Accident... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Why Sacramento first responders believe swimmers are safer this yearwas one of the deadliest years on Sacramento County rivers in recent history. E
Why Sacramento first responders believe swimmers are safer this year
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 24 days ago
was one of the deadliest years on Sacramento County rivers in recent history. Eleven people died on the Sacramento and American rivers alone. This year, there’s been a drastic turnaround. “We’ve had no instances where somebody who was playing... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Navajo lawmakers to consider Grand Canyon tram legislationof the canyon — which literally anyone can do — and enjoying the splendor of th
Navajo lawmakers to consider Grand Canyon tram legislation
Brandon Sun / Posted 26 days ago
of the canyon — which literally anyone can do — and enjoying the splendor of the place in a quiet, contemplative manner?" American Rivers spokesman Sinjin Eberle said. American Rivers has spoken out against the project, saying it's unnecessary... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Navajos considering legislation to approve Grand Canyon Escalade projecthas come to the Navajo Nation" after years of conflict dividing residents of th
Navajos considering legislation to approve Grand Canyon Escalade project
The Arizona Republic / Posted 27 days ago
has come to the Navajo Nation" after years of conflict dividing residents of the tribe's Bodaway/Gap Chapter. American Rivers is among the regional and national groups opposing Escalade, which it has labeled "industrial tourism." Last... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hip entertainment, history mingle in Midtown SacramentoFort. Swiss immigrant John Sutter established a fort and pioneer community near
Hip entertainment, history mingle in Midtown Sacramento
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
Fort. Swiss immigrant John Sutter established a fort and pioneer community near the confluence of the Sacramento and American rivers in 1839. Sutter was bent on turning this part of Mexico — he had become a Mexican citizen himself — into a... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Heim to address Cape Friends of Wildlife Sept. 13 at Rotary Parkefforts in fighting for the protection of our local waterways. Honored as a "ri
Heim to address Cape Friends of Wildlife Sept. 13 at Rotary Park
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted 1 months ago
efforts in fighting for the protection of our local waterways. Honored as a "river champion awards" recipient by the Great American Rivers Association. The public is invited to attend this free event. For additional information about the Cape... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Ashley River cleanup scheduled for September 17organization released the following information on the event: The national riv
Ashley River cleanup scheduled for September 17
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 1 months ago
organization released the following information on the event: The national river conservation organization American Rivers will join Charleston Waterkeeper, Keep Dorchester County Beautiful and local citizens on September 17 to... Read more

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