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Expedition to a Haunted Landscape

American Rivers (6 min. ago) - I have been lucky to visit so many natural treasures across this country, which, when their given names are spoken, conjure up singular images about the place. Grand Canyon, Washington Monument, the Everglades, Zion, Nebraska when you hear those words spoken, an image flashes across your mind that tells the story of that place in a second.  read more...

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EJ and Steve Fisher Bring New Instructional Whitewater Kayaking Materials in 2016

Jackson Kayak (6 min. ago) - 2016 will be a good year for new instructional materials. I have 2 new books coming out; EJ’s Rolling and Bracing and Kayaking with Eric Jackson- Strokes and Concepts- second edition. These are fairly large projects for me that I started in Uganda in February of 2015 and will be completed in January of 2016.  read more...

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Regional Fishing Team

Jackson Kayak (6 min. ago) - The first annual kayak anglers of Arkansas state championship took place Saturday, November 15th. at Lake Atkins. The tournament was conducted by the Razoryak Tournament Trail which consists of three membered clubs in Arkansas. Arkansas Kayak Anglers of Northwest Arkansas, the Western Arkansas Kayak Anglers Club of Fort Smith and the Kayak Bass Anglers of South Central Arkansas.  read more...

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Renewable Energy Alternatives to the Inga Dams

International Rivers (6 min. ago) - The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is faced with a paradox. Electrification rates in the DRC's 11 provinces Data source; UNPD (2014). The country possesses some of the largest hydropower potential in the world, yet since the 1950’s, large hydro has supplied only 9% of DRC’s total population – just six million people out of 67.5 million–with access to electricity.  read more...

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Columbus Whitewater Park

Kokatat Blog (6 min. ago) - This summer I was fortunate enough to head down to Georgia to check out the new feature at Columbus. I have heard about this place for a few years and was pumped to be able to have the opportunity to check this place out.  read more...

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