Michael Reuter is The Nature Conservancy’s Director of Freshwater in North America and leads the Great Rivers Partnership globally.
With colossal dams interrupting the Yangtze River, it's easy to say the river is gone. But large rivers are more resilient than that and what we do now will be invaluable for the many rivers around the world facing their own uncertain futures. More
George C. Grugett helped bring forth the "room for our rivers" approach to managing our water resources -- and it's one that should be used more often. More
The current flooding of the Illinois River is a stark reminder that we need to stop being reactive and start being proactive when it comes to investing in flood management. More
Thousands of lives and billions of dollars in infrastructure were spared during this year's record floods along the Mississippi. But are we prepared for the more severe floods of the future? More
Managing the Mississippi River for people and nature presents enormous challenges -- and smarter conservation can play a huge role, says the Conservancy's Michael Reuter. More
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