Group: Hoback River is at risk
Green also makes list of waterways threatened by human development
Benjamin Graham | Jackson Hole News & Guide
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The Hoback River, which could see a gas field developed in its upper reaches, was placed on a list of the most endangered rivers in the U.S. this week by the conservation group American Rivers.
The Hoback’s position on the list was moved to fifth most endangered river, up from seventh in 2011.
A group of river enthusiasts shed light on the issue by inviting conservationists and the press to accompany them on their annual trip down the Hoback on Thursday.
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