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Keeping Rivers Healthy: Part 2

S17 Episode 02 What Makes a River Healthy?

Jennifer Hammer, director of watershed programs and ecological restoration for The Conservation Foundation, explains regional efforts to improve water quality and habitat in the DuPage River, mentioning both success stories and challenges. 

Quote from the episode:

"The Conservation Foundation has be working to protect and improve water quality in the DuPage River, Salt Creek and the Fox River, in the region, for over 30 years. Starting back in the late 1990s we were helping volunteers do river cleanups which we continue to do today as well as some citizen monitoring through the original RiverWatch program." - Jennifer Hammer

This episode is part of Series 17: Protecting Our River

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