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ALP Central
www.alpcentral.com
Get information from local ALP opponents about their current efforts.

ALP Water Conservancy District
www.waterinfo.org/about-wip/participating-entities/
animas-la-plata-water-conservancy-district

Learn about the local water district that has promoted ALP.

American Rivers
www.americanrivers.org
Get information about threats to our nation's rivers and efforts to protect them from an organization that opposed ALP.

Colorado Water Conservation Board
www.cwcb.state.co.us
Learn about Colorado water policy on the state level.

Earthjustice Legal Defense Fund
www.earthjustice.org
Get information on the organization that legally challenged the building of ALP, and learn about the many environmental fights they are involved in.

Environmental Protection Agency
www.epa.gov
Learn about the federal government's role in protecting the environment.

Friends of the Earth
www.foe.org
Learn about other environmental fights nationwide, including river protection, from this non-profit that fought ALP in Washington.

National Wildlife Federation
www.nwf.org
Learn about other environmental fights nationwide, including river protection, from this non-profit that fought ALP in Washington.

Natural Resources Defense Council
www.nrdc.org
Learn about other environmental fights nationwide, including river protection, from this non-profit that fought ALP in Washington.

San Juan Citizens Alliance
www.sanjuancitizens.org
Learn about other regional environmental fights from this local non-profit, including river protection, oil & gas accountability, national forest issues, and power plant opposition.

Southern Ute Indian Tribe
www.southern-ute.nsn.us
Learn more about the Native American tribe whose members were featured in the film.

Southwestern Water Conservation District
www.waterinfo.org
waterknowledge.colostate.edu/wcd_sw.htm
Learn about the regional water district that promotes ALP.

Taxpayers for Common Sense
www.taxpayer.net
Learn about other environmental and taxpayer fights nationwide, including river protection, from this non-profit that fought ALP in Washington.

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
www.usbr.gov/uc/progact/animas
Learn more about the federal agency that builds and manages dams in the West.

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
www.fws.gov
Learn more about the federal agency mandated to protect endangered species.

U.S. Public Information Research group
www.uspirg.org
Learn about other environmental and taxpayer fights nationwide, including river protection, from this non-profit that fought ALP in Washington.

Ute Mountain Ute Tribe
www.utemountainute.com
Learn more about this Native American tribe who will also have water stored in ALP.

Books

Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water by Mark Reisner
The Secret Knowledge of Water by Craig Childs
Encounters with the Archdruid by John McPhee
Fire on the Plateau: Conflict And Endurance In The American Southwest by Charles Wilkinson
The Control of Nature by John McPhee


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