"At over 800 miles long, the Texas Colorado River is one of the longest rivers to start and end in the same state. (Note that it is NOT the same Colorado River that flows through Arizona, Utah, and other western states.) Because of its importance to our state’s economy, our environment, our industry, our agriculture, and especially our lives as Texans, it is truly the lifeblood of our state.
"Spokane Riverkeeper is a vigilant guardian and advocate for the Spokane River and its watershed. The Spokane Riverkeeper works to protect the river’s ecological health, its aesthetic integrity and the public uses of the river for future generations of our community. Our goal is a fishable and swimmable Spokane River. The Spokane River is such a cherished asset to all citizens of this community, that equitable use is a matter of justice.
La RBA est vaste vu qu’elle recouvre à peu près 2,5 millions d’hectares abritant des villes importantes comme Agadir, Essaouira, Tiznit et Taroudant. Sur le plan écologique, la RBA présente l’une des formations végétales les plus typiques à l’échelle mondiale (l‘arganier) d’autant plus qu’elle occupe des latitudes, géographiquement et écologiquement, difficiles.
Vasyugan Field Station is located in the south-eastern part of Western Siberia, 200 km north-west of Tomsk city. The field station is organized to study the ecological role of wetlands, to assess their environmental and resource potential, to develop and improve monitoring technologies, to develop scientific bases for rational nature management to prevent degradation and pollution of wetlands in Western Siberia.