River Network envisions a future of clean and ample water for people and nature, where local caretakers are well-equipped, effective, and courageous champions for our rivers.


To increase the reach and relevance of our Drinking Water Guide, we worked with staff from Corazón Latino on a Spanish language edition of our guide. This version has been adapted to reach the Latinx community.

Descargue la Guía de Agua Potable en Español.

Meet Your Network

Meet the heroes safeguarding water for our families and communities. We invite you to get to know some outstanding water champions taking action for clean water and healthy rivers from coast to coast. Get to know our network.

The 2020 Emerging Leader self-nomination deadline is 2/28. 2019’s recipient, Kevin Jeffery, reflects on all that’s changed for him since being named Emerging Leader and offers words of encouragement for other young water advocates considering self-nominating for the 2020 award.

Read Kevin’s reflections.

Map: Who Protects Water?

River Network’s searchable water protectors map helps communities and local water supporters connect. Search it, link to it, share it, and embed it on any website! (If your water organization is not already on the map, sign up for a free River Network membership to be included.)