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Exciting Holiday Happenings at NOR!

December 04, 2013
Exciting Holiday Happenings at NOR!

The eventful and exciting holiday season is in full swing at NOR!

Free book sample

First, we are thrilled to announce a free sample of the book, Public Rights on Rivers: Canoeing, kayaking, rafting, fishing, and fowling rights, river conservation and water rights, is now available for download. Click here to download your free pdf sample. It can also be downloaded from the book's info page. The book sample is 23 pages long, and discusses the following:

  • The table of contents and the types of questions the book answers
    public rights on rivers
  • Ancient uses of rivers
  • River law in ancient times
  • River uses in North America
  • River law in ancient North America
  • River uses in colonial America
  • The founding principles of American river law
  • River uses in the early 1800s
  • The development of river law in the early 1800s

The sample helps set the progression of river uses and law through history, and sets the stage for Supreme Court cases and rulings that follow. The rest of the book focuses on the application of the law, including basic principles of water and river law, which rivers are navigable for which purposes, public recreation rights on rivers, and the role of state law.

Download book sample


Holiday specials

Also, we are excited to announce two holiday specials. The first is a Holiday Membership for $45. The membership includes everything that comes with a basic membership, as well as the first run of the PRINTED copy of the book, Public Rights on Rivers, and the cherry on top: a NOR t-shirt! This membership can be purchased for yourself or some other lucky person.

public rights on rivers book and shirtThe second special is the Holiday Gift Bundle for $30. This includes the first run of the PRINTED copy of the book, Public Rights on Rivers, and a NOR t-shirt.

These two holiday specials are perfect gifts for friends and family who love rivers, and you get to support a great cause too! Give the gift of knowing about the “forever free” navigable rivers of the US. These holiday specials won’t last long, so get them while you can! Specials will be available through January 3, 2014.

Shop now for your holiday specials!

From the NOR family to you, we wish you a blessed holiday season. Stay tuned for exciting new information and resources from NOR!

Comments (1)

  1. Ximena L.:
    Dec 05, 2013 at 01:55 AM

    In this cold weather I would love to snuggle up in blankets, sip hot chocolate, and read this book by the fire! :)

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