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Keeping the Verde Flowing!
The Verde River is one of Arizona’s few remaining flowing rivers. The river and its tributaries, such as Granite Creek, Sycamore Creek, Oak Creek, and Fossil Creek, provide lush corridors of life as they wind their way through beautiful, iconic, and arid landscapes. The Verde River system is an environmental and cultural treasure for local communities, the state of Arizona, and beyond.
Friends of the Verde River (Friends) envisions a healthy, flowing Verde River and tributaries that support our natural environment, vibrant communities, and quality of life for future generations.
We focus our work on restoring habitat, sustaining river flows, and building supportive communities. We proactively engage in a combination of “boots-on-the-ground” projects and policy solutions guided by sound conservation principles and which meet human and environmental needs in an outcomes-oriented manner. Below are some of our initiatives:
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Our Event Sponsors are important partners who enjoy special recognition and other perks.
For more information, contact:
Grace Filson, Events and Fundraising Coordinator
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River Friendly Living
Empowering local residents, businesses, and governments to make choices that protect the Verde River.
The Verde River needs your help! Volunteers are critical to the work we do and we would love for you to join us in our efforts.
You can protect the Verde River and its threatened wildlife today!