Latest News

  • 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

    Continue reading
  • 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

    Continue reading
  • 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,

    Continue reading
  • River defenders across the state told their legislators to protect Alabama’s rivers on Rivers of Alabama Day

    River defenders from across the state gathered in Montgomery on Rivers of Alabama Day to tell their elected officials they VOTE, they CARE and they are PAYING ATTENTION! Thank you to everyone who joined us to ask for an Alabama Water Plan! Those unable to join us helped spread the

    Continue reading
Visit Newsroom