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 

News + Action

Upcoming Events

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    Online Auction
    Online Auction

    Shop for one-of-a-kind gifts and experiences while saving rivers! You can find priceless river experiences, fine wine and dining packages, and unique art through the River Alliance Online...

Word on the Stream

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    Cow Shit Sprinkling
    Nick Cooper, Townsquare Media

    You know from our #wish4waterWI campaign and Susan Connor's story of her and her neighbors' struggles living with avalanches of manure in Kewaunee County. Their greatest fear is that the state of Wisconsin could allow...

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    Commentary on #wish4waterWI
    Nick Cooper, Townsquare Media

    The response to our #wish4waterWI campaign has been really gratifying. Some of you have stated simple and eloquent wishes for water. Others, like Rodd Wangen, have been eloquent and -- defying the writing of the...

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    New Zealand Mudsnails...Continued
    Nick Cooper, Townsquare Media

    It's been nearly a year since New Zealand mudsnails were discovered in Wisconsin. The mudsnails were actually found in a macroinvertebrate sample taken in 2012 by Wisconsin DNR biologists during routine sampling. The...