Peer Groups

Members of the Urban Waters Learning Network at River Rally 2018.
Members of the Urban Waters Learning Network at River Rally 2018.

River Network peer groups are designed and facilitated to strengthen bonds between groups and leaders, increase knowledge and skills needed to address key issues, create alignment on shared value propositions and, when feasible, help the network take collective action. Paid and free members of River Network are encouraged to participate in one or multiple peer groups.

Not a River Network member? Become a free or paid member of River Network today to participate in a peer group!

Federal Water Policy Update

Stay up-to-date on key federal policy issues and join with other local and statewide water protection groups on monthly Water Policy Update and Exchange calls.

Communication Frequency:

Monthly email

Staff Contact:

Katherine Baer, Director of Science & Policy

Urban Waters Learning Network

A partnership between River Network and Groundwork USA, the Urban Waters Learning Network serves as a peer-to-peer network of people and organizations that share practical on-the-ground experiences in order to improve urban waterways and revitalize the neighborhoods around them.

Communication Frequency:

Quarterly e-newsletter and ongoing online peer communication system

Staff Contact:

Diana Toledo, Leadership Development Director

Southeast River Flows Peer Learning Network

The Southeast River Flows Peer Learning Network (Flows Network) is collaborative effort to protect river flows in the southeast.

The Flows Network provides a platform where community-based river and conservation groups learn from each other and other experts, leverage their skills and efforts, create new alliances, spark innovative and collaborative approaches, and work together to break through the barriers encountered in protecting river flows.

Communication Frequency:

Monthly email

Staff Contact:

April Ingle, Science & Policy Manager

Statewide and Regional Network Leaders

Connect with other leaders and staff of statewide and regional network organizations to discuss the opportunities and challenges of working to protect water at the state and/or regional level.

Communication Frequency:

Quarterly email

Staff Contact: 

Brenna Goggin, Leadership Development Manager

Colorado River Basin Water Transactions Network

Connect with individuals and organizations who are promoting and supporting water transactions to foster a more sustainable Colorado River.

Communication Frequency:

Varied

Staff Contact:

Nicole Seltzer, Science & Policy Manager