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  • A message from our Executive Director

    A statement from our Executive Director on President Trump’s decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement: We are saddened that President Trump has abdicated America’s leadership in confronting this historic threat to our planet. This action is both reckless and immoral. We are also extremely disappointed

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  • Help ARA raise $20,000 and every dollar will be matched!

    DONATE NOW  |  JOIN ARA AS A MEMBER NOW Our goal is to raise $20,000 dollars and 300 new members for our 20th Anniversary Campaign!  Help us reach our goals! Click here for a history of ARA’s successes, a timeline of our history and a video of the past 20 years

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  • HB577

    UPDATE ON HB577 FROM MITCH REID – May 19, 2017 Happy Friday, River Defenders! We are so close to the end of the 2017 Legislative Session! Your work and enthusiasm has had a real impact this session and we are starting to see some recognition of the issues facing our rivers

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  • Alabama Conservation Groups Appeal To Court To Hold EPA Accountable To Clean Water Act

    PRESS RELEASE From Cahaba Riverkeeper, Choctawhatchee Riverkeeper, Friends of Hurricane Creek, Black Warrior Riverkeeper, Sierra Club Alabama Chapter, Friends of the Locust Fork River and Alabama Rivers Alliance For Immediate Release May 2, 2017   For additional information, please contact: Mitch Reid, Alabama Rivers Alliance: 205.322.6395, David Ludder: 850.386.5671,

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