Rapid Creek Receives National Attention as One of America’s Most Endangered Rivers.

National Press ReleaseLocal Black Hills Press ReleaseDownload Press Releases. “America’s Most Endangered Rivers is a call to action to save the rivers our nation depends on for clean drinking water, a strong economy, and connection with each other and the natural world,” Bob Irvin, President and CEO of American Rivers. NATIONAL PRESS RELEASE: Washington, DC … Continue reading Rapid Creek Receives National Attention as One of America’s Most Endangered Rivers.

How Rapid Creek in the Black Hills links to Rapid City’s water supply

- and why we must protect it from destructive mining. Featured on South Dakota Standard - Dr. Lilias Jarding writes: Mniluzahan (Rapid Creek) is the source of Rapid City’s and Ellsworth Air Force Base’s water supply. It also supplies water for reservations, rural areas, and irrigation systems along its route to the Cheyenne River and … Continue reading How Rapid Creek in the Black Hills links to Rapid City’s water supply

Rapid Creek Watershed Action Official Launches

PRESS ADVISORY PRESS CONFERENCE TUESDAY, JUNE 16, TO LAUNCH NEW ORGANIZATION CONTACT: Rapid Creek Watershed Action 605-484-8840 A Press Conference on Tuesday, June 16, will launch Rapid Creek Watershed Action (RCWA), a new coalition whose goal is to create a federally-designated recreation area in the Rapid Creek watershed upstream from Rapid City in the Black … Continue reading Rapid Creek Watershed Action Official Launches