Swimmable water weekend                       July 31-August 2, 2015 Photo Contest

Potomac Riverkeeper Network (PRKN), along with Waterkeeper Alliance, is celebrating Swimmable Water Weekend by hosting an interactive photo contest with our members. The challenge is simple: post your favorite water photo of the Potomac Watershed to Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram and make sure to tag PRKN at @potomacriver with the hashtag  #Swimmablewaterweekend. The winner will receive a spot on the official Potomac Riverkeeper Network boat trip for a tour or patrol with his or her Riverkeeper. The winning picture will also be featured on our website and our fall newsletter. Runner up photos will be featured as well!

Who: You!

What: Your best water photo. Additional points will be awarded to swimming action shots.

When: July 31-August 2, 2015. Winners will be announced August 5.

Where: Streams, creeks, nooks, beaches, waterfalls, springs and channels of the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers. 

Why: To celebrate Swimmable Water Weekend and promote river access and recreation.

How to enter:

1. Like our Potomac Riverkeeper Network Facebook page and/or follow our @PotomacRiver Twitter and Instagram handles.

2. Post your photo to the social media platform of your choice. For Facebook be sure to tag our account @PotomacRiverkeeperNetwork and use the hashtag #Swimmablewaterweekend. For Twitter and Instagram tag our account @PotomacRiver and use the same hashtag. Note: Twitter and Instagram profiles must be public for PRKN to view the photos!

3. Share with your friends and family and get swimming, paddling or fishing out on the river.        

To learn more about Waterkeeper Alliance's challenge visit their webpage, HERE