We Save Rivers


Our Mission

Our mission is to advocate for the protection, enhancement and restoration of Wisconsin's rivers and watersheds. Our members are urban, rural and retired; anglers, paddlers and lovers of water and some depend on rivers to make a living. Together, our common interest is a shared passion for rivers and the inspiration they bring.

The Waters we Protect 

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Word on the Stream

  • 01 / 26
    Legislative Road Kill: Just Say No
    Nick Cooper, Townsquare Media

    The legislature these days, at least on natural resource policy, is being run like an shady restaurant. A customer comes to the restaurant owner ("customer" being some constituent with a gripe) with a slab of road...

  • 01 / 11
    Mining Its Own Business
    Nick Cooper, Townsquare Media

    Just when the collective sigh of relief from all across the state from people opposed to the proposed Penokee Hills iron mine dissipated, there's reason to take another deep breath, and gulp, about mining. There's no...

  • 01 / 7
    Potato Propaganda
    Nick Cooper, Townsquare Media

    You can serve up your potatoes in many forms: mashed, hash browns, au gratin, French fries, American fries. If you're looking for a hearty helping of potatoes sautéed in propaganda, look no further than this...