Alabama Rivers Alliance is a statewide network of groups working to protect and restore all of Alabama’s water resources through building partnerships, empowering citizens, and advocating for sound water policy and its enforcement.

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Jack West
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Water is Life: Hydropower in Alabama


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Water is Life series with ARA + partners!

We invite you to join us each Tuesday from noon – 1 pm for the Water is Life Zoom Talk series! We highlight the role that water plays in our lives throughout Alabama and we share how you can participate in the efforts to protect water. You’ll hear from our partners across the state, and […]


SCOTUS Ruling Makes Clear That Alabama Must Develop a Water Plan

SCOTUS Ruling Makes Clear That Alabama Must Develop a Water Plan By Cindy Lowry, executive director, Alabama Rivers Alliance Click here to read this op-ed published on on April 7, 2021. — Last week, on April 2, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled unanimously that Florida did not make the case that Georgia’s water use […]


Winter Policy Update from Jack West

POLICY UPDATES from Alabama Rivers Alliance We’ve almost made it to the end of 2020! What a year. This was not a year that “flew by,” and it showed us, painfully at times, how much our health and safety depends on clean water.  Despite the year’s disruption and disturbance and discomfort, we have stayed focused […]


Summer Policy Update

SUMMER POLICY UPDATES Greetings from the “new” Policy and Advocacy Director at Alabama Rivers Alliance! My name is Jack West, and I started this exciting new chapter right before COVID-19 took hold, so I haven’t yet met as many of you in person as I would like to, but I’m thrilled to be on board. […]