World Rivers Day 2022

Join us for a World Rivers Day Boat Parade! World Rivers Day (September 25th) is a celebration of the world’s waterways. It highlights the many values of our rivers, strives to increase public awareness, and encourages the improved stewardship of all rivers around the world.  This year Potomac Riverkeeper Network is partnering with the DC Sailing ... Read More

Rapid Response Training

Join us on Tuesday, September 27 at 6:00 to become part of our new Rapid Response Team! This training will show you how to act as a riverkeeper in your own community, responding to pollution events on the ground. Carl Scheider, Rapid Response Lead, and Jill MacNiece, PRKN volunteer, will show you what to look out ... Read More

Daingerfield Island Shoreline & Paddle Cleanup

Join our efforts to support a Trash-Free Potomac! Enjoy a day on the water, meet other volunteers, and do your part for a cleaner river! About this event Join Potomac Riverkeeper Network (PRKN) in our mission to support a Trash-Free Potomac! WE provide gloves, bags and grabbers/trash pickers.YOU bring your enthusiasm for outdoor activities and ... Read More

Alexandria Rivergate Park Cleanup

Join us in tackling the Potomac Rivers trash pollution problem! Every month from May until October we will be hosting River Cleanups. About this event As a part of Potomac Riverkeeper Network's Trash-Free Potomac Campaign and Alice Ferguson Foundations Trash-Free Initiative, we are hosting River Cleanups throughout the watershed from May until October! Join us ... Read More

‘Party on the Pier’ Annual Gala

Potomac Riverkeeper Network’s annual ‘Party on the Pier’ gala will take place outdoors and under the stars on October 8th, 2022 at the District Pier at the Wharf in Washington, DC. A Potomac Riverkeeper Network Gala always has music, dancing, and inspiring stories of the work the Riverkeepers do. Ticket Sales ARE NOW CloseD FOR ... Read More

Recurring Event National Harbor River Cleanup

National Harbor River Cleanup

Join us in tackling the Potomac Rivers trash pollution problem! Every month from May until October we will be hosting River Cleanups. This cleanup is generously sponsored by Aslin Beer Company About this event As a part of Potomac Riverkeeper Network's Trash-Free Potomac Campaign and Alice Ferguson Foundations Trash-Free Initiative, we are hosting River Cleanups ... Read More

Clean Water Act 50th Celebration Finale

RIVER CLEANUP 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM First, join us in Ben Brenman Park along Holmes Run for a River Cleanup. Potomac Riverkeeper Network will have all of the cleanup supplies on hand - you will just need to arrive with close-toed shoes, a full reusable water bottle, and clothes you are prepared to get ... Read More

Annual Shenandoah Riverkeeper Member Meeting! – Oct 22

Join Mark Frondorf, Shenandoah Riverkeeper (SRK) at 12 noon on October 22 for his annual member meeting. Convene at board member Scott Plein’s White House Farm, 1917 Kauffmans Mill Rd, Luray, VA 22835 and learn more about what’s been happening on the river, Mark’s incredibly successful year, and what he plans for next year. It’s ... Read More

Annual Potomac Riverkeeper Meeting – October 27

Please join us for the 2022 Potomac Riverkeeper member meeting, generously hosted by Board member Dave Hunke! Get updates on all of the work PRKN has done in 2022 in the Lower Potomac, have the opportunity to talk to your Riverkeeper, Dean Naujoks, and help us celebrate our 2022 Water Quality Monitoring and Trash Free ... Read More

Upper Potomac Member Meeting – November 5

Join Brent Walls, Upper Potomac Riverkeeper, for his annual Membership meeting at the Mt. Aetna Retreat Center. Held at the Wildlife Museum of the Nature Center at 10 a.m. Brent and Catherine Gaudlip, Monitoring Program Coordinator, will discuss the accomplishments so far in 2022 with particular attention to a summary of two monitoring projects, the ... Read More

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