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Free March Webinar – Sign Up Today!

 

Join us on Tuesday (3/28) at 1 p.m. ET for a webinar led by American Rivers on how green infrastructure including green roofs, restoring wetlands, installing permeable pavement and capturing and reusing water more efficiently not only improves the environment but also provides tangible social and economic benefits to neighborhoods. Read more…

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February Webinar – Watch Today!

 

Did you miss our free February webinar? Watch today to learn more about the revitalization of the St. Louis River Corridor, led by the City of Duluth and Minnesota Land Trust. For the past 50 years, Duluth has struggled to clean up impacts of industry and reinvent itself in a new economy. In 2015, its city council voted unanimously to bond for $18 million for investment, with a strong focus on recreation along the St. Louis River.

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Marketing Your River

Over the last decade, gateway communities have realized that protecting and restoring their local river encourages recreation, connects the community to the river and creates an economic engine for the region. To illustrate the benefits communities have discovered by protecting and restoring local rivers, American Rivers developed a series of case studies highlighting gateway communities and how they have benefited from local river and land conservation.

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