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Map List of American River and Conservancy Organizations

National Organizations

American Canoe Association -Serves the nation's paddlers by helping ensure safe, enjoyable, and quality recreation opportunities on America's waterways.

America Outdoors-the national voice of America's outfitters and guides

American Rivers-...protect and restore America's river systems and to foster a river stewardship ethic.

American Whitewater- Conserve and restore America's whitewater resources and to enhance.

Earth Force- youth discover and implement lasting solutions to environmental issues in their community

Friends of the River-dedicated to preserving, protecting, and restoring California's rivers, streams, and...

International Rivers Network-halt and reverse the degradation of river systems; to support local communities...

Leave No Trace-...promote and inspire responsible outdoor recreation through education, research, and partnerships.

National Organization of Whitewater Rodeos

National Wildlife Federation

National Parks Conservation Association-...enhance America's National Park System for present and future generations..

National Organization for Rivers (NORS.)

Nature Conservancy

New Zealand Recreational Canoeing Association

North American Paddlesports Association

River Network-help people understand, protect and restore rivers and their   watersheds.

Sierra Club-Protecting the Environment...For Our Families, For Our Future

Tread Lightly! -a not-for-profit organization dedicated to protecting the great outdoors.

USA Wildwater Racing

The United States Canoe Association(USCA) - Flatwater Racing

World Kayak Federation


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State Organizations

American River Conservancy-protect and enhance natural habitats where biodiversity can flourish...

American River Watershed Group-governmental agencies, environmentalgroups, and interested individuals who are working towards integrated resource management...

Colorado Water Resources Research Institute- Facilitate sharing of information about local watershed protection efforts in Colorado.

Colorado River Outfitters Association

Colorado Whitewater Association -dedicated to the safe enjoyment of whitewater sports in Colorado and throughout the Rocky Mountain region.

Cuyahoga Soil & Water- Advocate and implement best management practices for conservation of land and aquatic resources in a developed environment through education, stewardship and technical assistance.

Friends of the Cheat- Mission is to restore, preserve, and promote the outstanding natural qualities of the Cheat River watershed.

Friends of the Crooked River- Educate the residents of Northeast Ohio to the value of this important watershed.

Friends of the Poudre-Dedicated to preserving the river, and enhancing its recreational, historic, and educational values

Friends of McConnell's Mill State Park

Glen Canyon Institute-dedicated to restoration of Southern Utah's Glen Canyon, which was inundated by the waters...

Grand Canyon Private Boaters Association

Grand River Partners

Grand Canyon Youth-dedicated to providing youth an experiential education along the rivers and canyons of the Colorado Plateau

Idaho Outfitters and Guides Association

Idaho Rivers United-Idaho Rivers Unitedvigorously defends the priceless heritage of our rivers and fish

Lake Erie Waterkeeper- Health of Lake Erie the twelfth largest lake in the world

Mountain Watershed Association - Indian Creek

Pennsylvania environmental Protection

Protect American River Canyons (PARC)-preservation of the wilderness, recreational, cultural and historical values of the American River and its Canyons

Sierra Club-Poudre Canyon Group-covers all of Larimer County and most of Weld County,  Ft. Collins, Loveland, Greeley, and Estes Park.

Sierra Nevada Forest Protection Campaign-protect the old growth forests, riparian areas, roadless lands and other biologically important areas of the Sierra Nevada.

South Yuba River Citizens League- committed to the protection and preservation of the entire Yuba River watershed.

Tennessee Paddle-event to raise funds to assist the Obed Wild and Scenic River with their watershed management program..

The River Alliance-connect people to the rivers, making them accessible and yet protected...

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado-dedicated to motivating and enabling citizens to be active stewards of their public lands in Colorado.

West Virginia Department of Natural Resources

West Virginia Rivers Coalition

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