Troubled Waters – Efforts to Rescue the Most Endangered Rivers

America’s 13 Most Endangered Rivers: Can They be Saved? Peter Lourie, a chronicler of river life, says that rivers are living mysteries, linking the past to the future. Today, that link has been largely broken. Through damming, dredging and channelization, we have changed the way rivers flow–diverting water to generate hydropower, support navigation and irrigate […]