17 May '11, 4am

America's Most Endangered Rivers 2011: Eleven rivers make the 2011 list compiled by American Rivers. See how min...

America's Most Endangered Rivers 2011: Eleven rivers make the 2011 list compiled by American Rivers. See how min...

Each year, American Rivers highlights a list it calls America's Most Endangered Rivers. The list is meant to raise awareness about issues facing rivers around the U.S., and is used to catalyze citizen action to head-off development, pollution or other activity that threatens water quality, habitat or scenery in the next calendar year. The 2011 edition, more because of late-breaking news than the coincidental date, features 11 rivers instead of 10, starting with the Susquehanna: The 16th-longest river in the U.S. at 444 miles, the Susquehanna River runs through New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland, draining an acreage nearly as big as South Carolina before emptying into the Chesapeake Bay. Long recognized for its importance in determining the water quality for that great American estuary, now the Susquehanna faces a more direct threat: "Fracking." "Fracking," short for hydr...

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