Allow the habitation pattern to live-ably accommodate our needs so that we can leave half the planet (E.O.Wilson) to other species and their ecological services.
Visit Yellowstone- it's the story of a river writ big on the landscape. I biked there in '89. Beavers offer the opportunity to reclaim ancestral land forms from climate change. https://www.hcn.org/issues/50.15/wildlife-how-beavers-make-the-desert-bloom