Upper Potomac Programs

“Being a Riverkeeper is not just a job, it’s a way of life. For ten years, I have immersed myself in the passion of protecting rivers and streams and I can not imagine doing anything else.” – Brent Walls, Upper Potomac Riverkeeper

Program News

Urge EPA to add PFOA and PFOS to toxic substance list

Urge EPA to add PFOA and PFOS to toxic substance list

Oct 31, 2022

FORM OF LETTER Dear Administrator Regan, I urge you to designate perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic…

Passage of Legislation Restricting Sale of Toxic Chemicals in Maryland Applauded…

Passage of Legislation Restricting Sale of Toxic Chemicals in Maryland Applauded…

Apr 21, 2022

Legacy Toxins in Carpets, Food Packaging, Firefighting Foam Prohibited Washington, DC – April 21 – Potomac…

Cacapon Riverfest

Cacapon Riverfest

Mar 31, 2022

Join us for a celebration of the Cacapon River in Capon Bridge, West Virginia. The festival…

Keep the Cacapon Clean Initiative 2022

Keep the Cacapon Clean Initiative 2022

Mar 31, 2022

The Keep the Cacapon Clean Initiative is alive and well! Although Covid presented a lot of…

PFAS Investigation Program

PFAS Investigation Program

Nov 9, 2021

PFAS Investigation Program Updated 2022 Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are a growing list of 11,000+ chemicals…

Drone Surveillance Program

Drone Surveillance Program

Nov 9, 2021

DRONE SURVEILLANCE PROGRAM Under the guidance of Upper Potomac Riverkeeper Brent Walls, Potomac Riverkeeper Network has…

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