Thursday 29 September 2016

Hot Topics

WKC Sept 2016 Enews: Challenges of Keeping Ou…

Dominion Energy’s Coal Ash Pond Pollution In Virginia, both the James and Poto...

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Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper: Stop Sewage Ove…

by David Flores ACT NOW: Last Chance to Keep Sewage out of Baltimore’s Homes...

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Do You Know Where Your Fruit’s Been?

By Betsy Nicholas, July 22, 2016, The Baltimore Sun A plump, juicy peach; an ear of ...

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Lower James Riverkeeper: 'We Urge DEQ to Amen…

Press Statement: James River Association Objects to Draft Permit to Dewater Coal...

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Statement: Waterkeepers Chesapeake on DC Circ…

Federal regulators are in place to regulate. We are disheartened that, regarding the ...

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The dreaded antibiotic-resistant 'superbug' h…

By Dr. Sara Via and Betsy Nicholas, July 13, 2016, The Frederick News Post The recen...

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Susquehanna River Named #3 in Top Ten Most Im…

WATERKEEPERS CHESAPEAKE MEDIA STATEMENT Susquehanna River Named #3 in Top Ten Most I...

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Victory! Atlantic Coast Protected from Offsho…

Victory! Today, the Interior Department announced as part of a new five-year drilling...

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Media Advisory: Riverkeepers Sue EPA Over 53 …

Waterkeepers Chesapeake and seven Riverkeeper organizations in Maryland, Washington, ...

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Video: Waterkeepers Chesapeake Rallies in Sup…

Waterkeepers Chesapeake signed on to testimony before the Maryland General Assembly i...

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Waterkeepers Chesapeake Executive Director Te…

On February 10, 2016, Waterkeepers Chesapeake Executive Director Betsy Nicholas testi...

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Maryland Bill Would Make Chicken Companies Re…

Advocates say burden of excess manure disposal should not be on small farmers, taxpay...

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Waterkeepers Chesapeake Applauds Forest Servi…

Waterkeepers Chesapeake strongly supports today’s decision by the United States Fores...

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Waterkeepers Oppose Permits Allowing Discharg…

Send a letter to Virginia's Attorney General asking for the revocation of Dominion...

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Our Chesapeake Waterkeepers

Middle Susquehanna Riverkeeper

Carol Parenzan is our new Middle Susquehanna RIVERKEEPER®, dedicated to protecting, improving, and preserving the health...

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Upper Potomac Riverkeeper

Upper Potomac RIVERKEEPER® Brent Walls first joined Potomac Riverkeeper Network in 2009, as the Upper Potomac Riverkeepe...

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Chester Riverkeeper

The Chester River Association RIVERKEEPER® is a voice for the Chester River and an advocate for protecting and restoring this inva...

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Sassafras Riverkeeper

The Sassafras River Association is dedicated to promoting good water quality, a balance among recreation, wildlife, and economic a...

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Virginia Eastern Shorekeeper

Virginia Eastern SHOREKEEPER® was formed in 2002 and the first Shorekeeper was hired in 2004. Its mission is to protect, pres...

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Lower Susquehanna Riverkeeper

Lower Susquehanna RIVERKEEPER® is dedicated to improving and protecting the ecological integrity of the Susquehanna Watershed and ...

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Miles-Wye Riverkeeper

Midshore RIVERKEEPER® Conservancy employs two senior scientists, a Choptank RIVERKEEPER® and a Miles-Wye RIVERKEEPER® who regularl...

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Choptank Riverkeeper

Midshore RIVERKEEPER® Conservancy employs two senior scientists, a Choptank RIVERKEEPER® and a Miles-Wye RIVERKEEPER® who regularl...

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Gunpowder Riverkeeper

 Gunpowder RIVERKEEPER® (GRK) is a grassroots, advocacy based membership organization charged with protecting, conserving and...

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Shenandoah Riverkeeper

Mark Frondorf joined Potomac RIVERKEEPER® Network in 2015 as the Shenandoah RIVERKEEPER®. Having guided on the Shenandoa...

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Lower James Riverkeeper

The James RIVERKEEPER® Program was launched in 2001 when James River Association joined the Waterkeeper Alliance. The program...

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Upper James Riverkeeper

The James RIVERKEEPER® Program was launched in 2001 when James River Association joined the Waterkeeper Alliance. The program...

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Severn Riverkeeper

The mission of the Severn RIVERKEEPER® is to protect and restore the Severn River for families and future generations. Its goal is...

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Potomac Riverkeeper

Dean Naujoks joined Potomac RIVERKEEPER® Network in 2015 as the Potomac RIVERKEEPER®. Dean Naujoks has over 20 years of envir...

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West Rhode Riverkeeper

West/Rhode Riverkeeper, Inc. was founded in 2005 by Bob Gallagher, with a mission of stopping pollution, enforcing environmental l...

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South Riverkeeper

Jesse Iliff started as the is South RIVERKEEPER® in 2015 for the South River Federation. Jesse Iliff, an attorney, atten...

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Anacostia Riverkeeper

Emily Franc started as the Anacostia Riverkeeper in 2015. She has extensive experience and background in environmental resear...

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Assateague Coastkeeper

Kathy Phillips, The Assateague COASTKEEPER® since 2007, is an on-the-water advocate who patrols and protects the Maryland and Nort...

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Baltimore Harbor Waterkeeper

The mission of Baltimore Harbor WATERKEEPER® is to protect and restore Baltimore Harbor and the greater Patapsco River and its tri...

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