Prince George's Council Declares 2018 the Year of the Anacostia

We can't wait for a banner year for the Anacostia River, and we are delighted to see local jurisdictions helping to make it even better! Prince George's County Council passed a resolution declaring that 2018 will be the Year of the Anacostia. Many thanks to Council Member Danielle Glaros for introducing it!  Read the full copy below.

COUNTY COUNCIL OF PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY, MARYLAND

2017 Legislative Session

A RESOLUTION concerning ‘The Year of the Anacostia’

For the purpose of declaring the administrative policy of the Prince George's County Council for designation of calendar year 2018 as “The Year of the Anacostia.”

WHEREAS, the Anacostia River watershed stretches across 176 square miles, and runs through large portions of Prince George’s County; and WHEREAS, the Anacostia watershed is home to nearly 500 species of fish, mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and invertebrates; and

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