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Sit by a river. Find peace and meaning in the rhythm of the lifeblood of the Earth. (Anonymous)

Addressing natural resource management issues in the Snowy River Catchment, the Snowy River Interstate Landcare Committee (SRILC) represents nine rural landcare groups across two states – NSW and Victoria, in the south-east of Australia. The region stretches from the Monaro in southern NSW to the northern reaches of Far East Gippsland in Victoria.

El Consejo de Cuenca Nazas-Aguanaval, es una instancia de coordinación y concertación entre las dependencias y entidades, Federales, Estatales y Municipales y los representantes de los Usuarios del Agua, con el objeto de formular y ejecutar programas y acciones para la mejor administración de las aguas, el desarrollo de la infraestructura hidraulica y de los respectivos servicios, así como la preservación de los recursos de la cuenca.

"Nous faisons partie de la nature et elle fait partie de nous. Aller à sa rencontre lors d'une balade, apprendre à mieux la connaître, s'impliquer dans sa protection, autant de petites ou grandes choses qui nous ressourcent, nous rendent le sourire et servent utilement le présent et l'avenir. Bienvenue chez Natagora !"

"Bienvenue sur le site du CR Lesse ! Le Contrat de rivière regroupe tous les usagers de l'eau dans le but de maintenir ou de restaurer un bon état écologique de l'eau, par une gestion concertée, chacun dans le cadre de ses responsabilités."

"Contribuir a la conservación de la biodiversidad de la isla La Española y los servicios ambientales que se deriven de ella, con la participación de las comunidades locales y apoyándose en la ciencia."

Milwaukee Riverkeeper is a science-based advocacy organization working for swimmable, fishable rivers throughout the Milwaukee River Basin.

The Ohio River is consistently one of the most polluted rivers in the nation. Communities along the Ohio River are investing hundreds of millions of dollars to restore its waterfront and attract people back downtown. In order to guarantee the public’s right to use and enjoy the Ohio River, pollution levels must be reduced and eliminated.

Since 2012, scientists are enlisted on this dam dismantling project on the Sélune river. They are specialized in various domains such as geology, hydrology, chemistry, biology or human and social sciences. So far, they focused on understanding the river characteristics under the dams’ influence. From 2020, research work will focus on understanding how the river works without the dams. Comparing these two phases,

Despite the impression of a largely rural landscape, this region of Georgia is experiencing increased development pressure from population growth, water withdrawals, and wastewater discharges, as well as from climactic changes leading to sea level rise. These pressures are causing dramatic changes in water quality and quantity and threaten serious ecological decline and shifting wildlife and fisheries populations...

L'agence de l'eau Seine-Normandie comprend environ 431 personnes dont l'ambition partagée est de contribuer à une meilleure gestion de l'eau et à une préservation des milieux aquatiques.L’agence est structurée en métiers, déployés sur l’ensemble du bassin, pour conserver une cohérence dans les actions menées et les méthodes utilisées tout en coordonnant l’activité sur l’ensemble du territoire.

Indicators on water-related-risks : Baseline Water Stress - Flood Occurrence - Groundwater stress -Upstream Protected Land - Seasonal Variability - Interannual Variability - Upstream Storage (Map developed by www.riversnetwork.org -Source of data : Aqueduct Global Maps 2.1 Data)

The Sava River is the second largest tributary to the Danube River and is of biological significance due to its outstanding biological and landscape diversity. It hosts the largest complex of alluvial floodplain wetlands in the Danube basin and the largest lowland forests. The Sava is a unique example of a river where the floodplains are still intact, supporting both flood alleviation and biodiversity.

Indicators on water-related-risks : Baseline Water Stress - Flood Occurrence - Groundwater stress -Upstream Protected Land - Seasonal Variability - Interannual Variability - Upstream Storage (Map developed by www.riversnetwork.org -Source of data : Aqueduct Global Maps 2.1 Data)

"FRWA leads in addressing Farmington River issues such as water quality, water allocation, habitat restoration, recreation, open space, and wetland and floodplain protection. We work with federal, state and local governments, business and industry, and with people in the watershed’s 33 communities to protect the river and its surrounding landscape.

Save The Bays is a non-profit organization comprised of a diverse group of Bahamian and international individuals, as well as community partners that work together to preserve and protect our beautiful Bahaman lands, waters, and ecosystems. These happen through the promotion of policy change, monitoring the waters, community outreach, legal action, and advocacy.

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