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On November 16, 2021, the Anacostia Watershed Society was honored to accept the Local First Green Thumb Award! Presented annually by Think Local First DC, a nonprofit dedicated to the success…
BLADENSBURG, MD, August 24, 2021 – The Board of Directors of the Anacostia Watershed Society today announced the appointment of Christopher E. Williams as President and CEO of the organization.   …
The Voice of the River is the Anacostia Watershed Society print newsletter sent out three times a year in February, June, and September, and is a benefit to all members…
The Anacostia Watershed Society mourns the senseless slayings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and countless other innocent black lives that have been unjustly ended due to police brutality…
BLADENSBURG, MD – A coalition of nonprofit organizations, private sector partners, and government agencies selected eight Prince George’s County Public Schools to receive new outdoor classrooms in spring 2020 as…
On Monday, September 30, we were joined by NBC4 for our big mussel release event! From the article: Thousands of mussels released into the Anacostia River Monday are part of a…
Washington DC, September 30, 2019 – The Anacostia Watershed Society, joined by the National Park Service, the District Department of Energy and Environment, program partners, and volunteer citizen scientists will…
On Wednesday, August 7, DC's Mayor Muriel Bowser announced the Anacostia Watershed Society is the recipient of a $400,000 grant to build up our #MusselPower program. With this program expansion, we will be reintroducing…
WASHINGTON, July 23, 2019 - Exelon Corporation and its local energy companies Pepco and Constellation announced a $5 million signature gift to support efforts by Washington, D.C.-based nonprofit Building Bridges…
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) filed an amendment last Friday to the fiscal year 2020 Energy and Water Development Appropriations bill that would increase funding for the…
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