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Alaska's Copper River on American Rivers danger list By LIBBY QUAID THE...WASHINGTON - The environmental group American Rivers named a dozen rivers as the nation's...Rebecca Wodder, president of American Rivers, said in a prepared statement...
Group says Chuitna River endangered

...United States. Sound off on the important issues at American Rivers, a conservation group that compiles the annual list...can't have both," Rebecca Wodder, president of American Rivers, said in a statement Tuesday. Commercial fisherman...
Beaver Creek makes endangered river list

...list of America's top 10 most endangered rivers. American Rivers, based in Washington, D.C., named Beaver Creek...drilling could be done without harming the river. American Rivers and others called on Interior Secretary Ken Salazar...
Thieves tap Kodiak king salmon brood stock

...disarm an electric fence set up to discourage bears, then take apart the top of a 12-by-6-foot in-stream cage. Fertilized eggs from the salmon are hatched, and after a year, fingerlings are placed in the Olds and American rivers.
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Alaska editorial: Streamlining: Federal working group could promote progress

...political sympathies have been clear. He worked as a senior fellow for the World Wildlife Fund and served on the board of American Rivers. He's sometimes described as a "centrist" environmentalist.He also was a fellow with the Progressive Policy...
Utility agrees to terms removing Klamath dams

...biggest dam removal project the world has ever seen," Steve Rothert, California director for the conservation groups American Rivers, said in a statement. "We will be able to watch on a grand scale as a river comes back to life."
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: State and local briefs 4/6/98

...endangered' WASHINGTON, D.C. - For the second year in a row, a Washington, D.C.,-based conservation group, American Rivers named the Taku River among the top 20 rivers it considers most endangered in the country. The group is concerned...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Frontiers News: Endangered salmon 3/1/98

...Snake rivers as they migrate up and down the waterways, they will be gone in the 21st century,'' Lorraine Bodi, American Rivers Northwest director in Seattle, said. The $12 million effort has released millions of young salmon each year...


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