ANS and Choose Clean Water Coalition Attend Briefing on Fairfax County’s Watershed Management Plan

Last month ANS Virginia Conservation Advocate Monica Billger joined ANS Alum Stella Koch, and Choose Clean Water Coalition members for a briefing and tour provided by the Fairfax County Department of Public Works & Environmental Services (DPWES). The briefing, led by DPWES Deputy Director Randy Bartlett, provided the Coalition with … Continue reading

State Highway Administration’s Response to Citizen’s Concerns About Proposed Location of Salt Barn Along Rock Creek

On June 24, 2016 The State Highway Administration (SHA) delivered its response to the Council of the Village of Chevy Chase regarding citizen’s concerns about the environmental impact of the proposed location of a salt barn located on Howard Avenue in Chevy Chase which is adjacent to Rock Creek. SHA … Continue reading

Water Reporter App

Have you downloaded the Water Reporter app yet? You should. The Water Reporter app was developed by the Potomac Riverkeepers, Chesapeake Commons, and Viable Industries. Water Reporter is the fastest growing community dedicated to documenting human interaction with our world’s rivers lakes and streams. Their platform compiles your snapshots with … Continue reading

NEEF Water Quality Photo Contest – Stream Superhero Mission

Here’s a  stream superhero mission for you that pays:  The National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) and the US Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Water is running a photo contest, now through May 27, 2016.  It’s the  #H2OBigPicture Photo Contest and they are giving away some pretty impressive prizes. Looks like … Continue reading