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  • The Story of Jack

    Dear River Supporter: As we ask for your support this year, we want to share a story that truly shows the impact your donations have for real Alabamians. We acknowledge: it is often difficult to explain our work in a way that brings it home to you.  Sometimes big, long-range

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    Drain the swamp? We need a new metaphor and state water plan

    Drain the swamp? We need a new metaphor and a state water plan. Click here to read this op-ed on al.com. By Stephen Stetson and Ben Ferrill, members of the Board of Directors of the Alabama Rivers Alliance. Stetson is an attorney and policy analyst at Alabama Arise, a statewide

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  • ACTION-ALERT

    TAKE ACTION: Alabama cannot wait any longer for a sustainable water plan

    River advocates, we need your help today to send a clear message to the Alabama Water Agencies Working Group (AWAWG):   Alabama cannot wait any longer for a sustainable water plan.  The current statewide drought emergency is shining a bright spotlight on the fact that no department in the state

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  • ARA staff and partners at Rivers of Alabama Day in Montgomery

    We’re not giving up the fight. Join us.

      We’re not giving up the fight. We are more committed than ever to Defend our Rivers. Dear River Advocate, We know: it’s been a long election year. According to the position statements laid out during the campaign, the newly elected administration does not support the important role that the

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