Benefits of membership

Connecting to others

Joining the Alliance helps you gain access to and connect with others deeply committed to the health and conservation of freshwater ecosystems.

Developing new tools

Joining the Alliance will expose you to tools that others are using to advance freshwater research, data, conservation and policy. This community can help you become more effective in your own work and to expand the work you are involved in.

Making a difference

Never doubt your ability to make a difference. Joining the Alliance can help you directly engage in the effort to expand awareness about, appreciation for, and policies to protect our important freshwater ecosystems.


Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.
— Margaret Mead