Winner: Buffalo-Niagara Riverkeeper | Niagara River, USA
Buffalo Niagara Riverkeeper has leveraged hundreds of millions of dollars in cross-sector partnerships to place freshwater systems at the heart of the community, which now values and maintains the integrity of these systems. Years of hard work has seen the transformation of the Niagara River from a historical rust belt region to a newly restored ecosystem for the Great Lakes.
Segura River, Spain | Segura River Basin Authority and Murcia Government Regional Water Department
Elwha River, USA | US Department of the Interior and Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe