31 May '11, 2pm

Here's @Jay_Nash & @SavetheRiver explaining importance of music & environmental activism re: Rock for the River:

Here's @Jay_Nash & @SavetheRiver explaining importance of music & environmental activism re: Rock for the River:

Caddick: Save The River is a grassroots advocacy organization formed in 1978 to protect the Upper St. Lawrence River and Thousand Islands. The St. Lawrence is one of the world's largest rivers - more than 600 miles long - and is the only natural outflow for the entire Great Lakes system. Our work focuses on the international section of the River, including the Thousand Islands. The Thousand Islands are a globally unique b-national archipelago, with islands spread along a more than 80 mile stretch of the River and shared among the U.S. and Canada. One of the biggest threats to our section of the river is commercial navigation. We have advocacy campaigns focused on cleaning up ship ballast tanks which are the main pathway for invasive species introductions, stopping winter navigation which is a threat to the safety of our local communities and damaging to sensitive shoreline...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/05/jay-nash-rock-for...

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