For more than ten years, artist Marie Lorenz has been creating a work of art called the Tide and Current Taxi. For this project, Lorenz transports one to four passengers along the myriad waterways of New York City (and occasionally other destinations) in a small boat made by the artist.
The Natural Capital Project, a collaboration between academia and international conservation nonprofits, has devised five economic strategies that rebuild soil, reduce the Gulf of Mexico "Dead Zone."
A guide to the Mississippi River's uppermost stretch reveals a river that very few people think of when they think "Mississippi River."
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency adds streams and lakes to state "impaired waters" list. Good news: targeted for remedial actions.
A constant flow of watery images streams through our newsfeeds almost daily. Videos, infographics, animations, flow charts, and various other forms of visual communication tell us that water is either in excess or retreat, revealing that we have too much or too little.
Open Rivers guest editors Nenette Luarca-Shoaf and Laura Turner Igoe contacted Gwen Westerman, professor, visual artist, and an enrolled member of the Sisseton Wahpeton Dakota Oyate.