swimming in the potomac river

Robert Dreher Urges DC City Council to lift ban on swimming in the Potomac

Robert Dreher, PRKN Acting Vice President of Programs & Litigation, recently testified before the DC City Council to urge them to lift the outdated and unnecessary ban on swimming in the Potomac. Testimony of Robert DreherActing Vice President for Programs and Litigation, Potomac Riverkeeper NetworkonB24-0617, The District Waterways Management Authority Establishment Act of 2022 Good … Read More

Press Release

1st Annual Swimmable Potomac Report Issued by PRKN

POTOMAC RIVERKEEPER NETWORK ISSUES SWIMMABLE POTOMAC REPORT Identifies Where and When The Potomac is Safe For Human Contact Washington, D.C. – July 23 – Potomac Riverkeeper Network (PRKN) today released its first annual Water Quality Monitoring Report for the Potomac River, which analyzes the data and results of water sampling at 10 sites along the Potomac … Read More