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Alexandra Cousteau: Our Most Endangered River? In the Shadow of the Capital

In spite of what scientists and water conservationists are telling us about the delicate state of the Potomac, Congress is actively pursuing legislation that will reduce federal environmental oversight of our lakes, rivers, and stre...
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Potomac tops list of endagered rivers in U.S., group says

News : CNN's This Just In (3 years ago)

The river that provides much of the drinking water to our nation’s capital, the Potomac, tops the annual list of most endangered American waterways, according to a national conservation group. American Rivers said Tuesday that thank... Read Post

Wm. Robert Irvin: Ten Most Endangered Rivers of 2012 (PHOTOS)

Lifestyle / Green Living : Huffington Post: Green Blog (3 years ago)

If Congress slashes clean water protections, more Americans will get sick and communities and businesses will suffer. We simply cannot afford to go back to a time when the Potomac and rivers nationwide were too polluted to use. Read Post

Potomac River Named as America’s Most Endangered River of 2012

Lifestyle / Green Living : TreeHugger (3 years ago)

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Clean Water Act, and while some great progress has been made, there are still many rivers which are endangered, including one flowing through our nation's capital. Read Post


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