In order to protect our ability to use and benefit from river goods and services over the long term, we must look after the health of our rivers and their ability to provide these goods and services. Information about river health tells us about the range and quality of goods and services that a particular state of the river system can deliver.
It also tells us about the sorts of impacts that a river system can absorb.
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recreation, such as swimming) and economic growth (e.g. Some goods and services may be lost, or reduced in diversity, quality and/or quantity, when a river system is impaired.Matt Bush breezed through a perfect eighth and Alex Claudio handled the ninth for his second save, giving the Rangers their 10th straight win over Kansas City dating to last July.''What happened in the first half happened,'' said Claudio, whose team now sits just a game below .500 and squarely in the playoff race.''It's time to do what we do.''The Royals jumped ahead 2-0 in the second, when the light-hitting Escobar ripped a 2-0 pitch from Rangers starter Perez off the foul post in left field.Allowed just two earned runs in 19 games (21.0 IP) when pitching on zero or one day of rest. Human and economic well-being are directly or indirectly dependent on the goods and services provided by river systems.