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At the Sacred Rooftop of the World with Himalayan Glacier Waterkeeper

This piece was co-written with Cheryl Nenn, Milwaukee Riverkeeper. Flying over some of the world’s most spectacular and impossible mountain terrain, Cheryl Nenn, veteran Milwaukee Riverkeeper, and I have arrived in Leh, Ladakh, India, home of Himalayan Glacier Waterkeeper and its 20 Affiliates.  As chair of our Waterkeeper Support Committee that vets new Waterkeeper proposals, Cheryl ...

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A Clean Water Initiative for the Himalayas – The Third Pole

Waterkeeper Alliance, in partnership with Live to Love International and Himalayan Glacier Waterkeeper, founded by His Holiness Gyalwang Drukpa, head of the Buddhist Drukpa Lineage, recently launched the first-of-its-kind initiative to protect the waters of the Himalayas, a source of fresh water for nearly half the world’s population.   In 2013, Waterkeeper Alliance met His ...

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What’s Up With The Algae Bloom That Led To Florida’s State of Emergency?

Rachel Silverstein is the Executive Director & Waterkeeper of Miami Waterkeeper. This post originally appeared on Miami Waterkeeper’s blog. The last few weeks, we’ve seen some of the worst algae blooms ever recorded in southeastern Florida. It’s not a natural event; it’s entirely manmade, stemming from overly-engineered waterways and industrial pollution. So, what’s the deal with ...

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