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How You Can Help Protect 5,000 Miles of River

Congress established the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act in 1968 to preserve free-flowing rivers with outstanding natural, cultural and recreational values. Today, the National Rivers System protects 12,734 miles of rivers—less than one percent of American rivers. One initiative is fighting for more protections. Read More...
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The Lowdown on California’s Proposition 68

On June 5, Californians will vote on Proposition 68, a $4.1 billion bond measure that would fund environmental and restoration initiatives, and water infrastructure and flood protection projects across the state. In addition, the proposal sets aside $1.3 billion for rehabilitating and creating state and local parks. Read More...