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    Posted September 14, 2021

    Vice President of Regional Conservation- American Rivers (Washington, D.C)

    JOB SUMMARY: The VP of Regional Conservation leads and manages all American Rivers’ regional offices. In that role, s/he is responsible for setting strategic vision, hiring, and managing staff, raising funds to sustain the organization, creating, and managing budgets, partnering with the VP of National Conservation Programs, and representing the regional offices on the Executive…

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    Vice President of Diversity, Equity, Justice and Inclusion- American Rivers (Washington, D.C)

    JOB SUMMARY: The Diversity, Equity, Justice and Inclusion VP (DEJI VP) is an integral member of the American Rivers team, serving the Diversity, Equity, Justice and Inclusion Staff Committee (the Committee), Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Board Committee (Board Committee) and the organization. DEJI Director is responsible for providing strategic guidance and implementation activities for the…

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    Posted July 23, 2021

    2022 Endangered Rivers Nominations

    Dear Friend of the Rivers,   Is your river facing a decision in the coming year that will impact its fate? America’s Most Endangered Rivers® is the most influential national campaign to galvanize public action and secure victories for rivers, clean water and communities. Every year, American Rivers, an environmental non-profit, generates a report and…

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    Posted July 1, 2021

    Water Justice Toolkit

    I am pleased to share with you American Rivers’ newest resource at the intersection of rivers, clean water and equity, American Rivers’ Water Justice Toolkit: A Guide to Address Environmental Inequities in Frontline Communities. The Water Justice Toolkit was produced by Suhani Chitalia, as part of her 2019-2021 Anthony A. Lapham Fellowship. See her blog…

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    Posted February 19, 2021

    69 dams removed in 2020, reconnecting 624 miles of rivers nationwide

    69 dams removed in 2020, reconnecting 624 miles of rivers nationwide  Increased federal investment in dam removal, river restoration would boost economy, benefit communities   February 18, 2021 Contact: Amy Souers Kober, 503-708-1145 (Washington) –  Sixty-nine dams were removed in 2020, revitalizing local economies and communities and restoring fish, wildlife and river health. Communities in…

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    Posted December 3, 2020

    Job Announcement: River Conservation Fellowship

    I am writing to inform you that American Rivers is accepting applications for the 2021-2023 Anthony A. Lapham River Conservation Fellowship. The Lapham Fellowship was established in 2008 in honor of the memory of Anthony Lapham, lifelong champion for rivers and former chairman of the American Rivers’ Board of Directors. The Fellowship gives talented post-graduates…

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    Posted October 19, 2020

    October 22, 2020: World Fish Migration Day Panel

    You are invited to events to celebrate World Fish Migration Day! Panel Discussion on Oct 22: https://www.facebook.com/events/835591063847382 Oct 24 Event Page (including Family Fishing Event & Pontoon Boat Trips): https://www.facebook.com/events/198716844727309 Also please like/follow/share the Richmond Awareness page (where we post news and event links) if you haven’t already: https://www.facebook.com/RichmondWFMDA Join us for an inspiring discussion with local industry…

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    Posted September 21, 2020

    Endangered Rivers Nominations Open

    Is your river facing a decision in the coming year that will impact its fate? America’s Most Endangered Rivers® is the most influential national campaign to galvanize public action and secure victories for rivers, clean water and communities. Every year, American Rivers, an environmental non-profit, generates a report and media blast on 10 rivers at…

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    Posted February 14, 2020

    New River Restoration Resources

    Dear Restoration Interested Parties, American Rivers is excited to share with you some updates on new data and resources available to you related to dam removal! 2019 Dam Removal Database and Map  Our updated dam removal database and map are now available for your reference (see this blog for more info). Thank you to all…

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    Posted November 20, 2019

    RFP: Paper Mill Dam Removal

    ANNOUNCEMENT: REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Paper Mill Dam Removal Date Issued: November 20, 2019 On Site Pre-bid Meeting: Wednesday, December 4, 2019, 11 am ET Proposal Due Date: Friday, December 20, 2019, 5 pm ET   Purpose: American Rivers seeks cost proposals and confirmation of availability from contractors for construction services to remove the Paper Mill…

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