ANS Joins With Other Organizations in Petition To Clean Up the Anacostia River

Last week, a group of organizations, including Audubon Naturalist Society petitioned the District Department of Energy and Environment (DOEE) and the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) to revise the total maximum daily load (TMDL) for trash in the Anacostia River watershed. The existing plan uses a removal-based approach which … Continue reading

Montgomery’s Water Quality Protection Charge and Fund: Crucial to All Who Need Clean Water

By: Diane Cameron, former ANS Conservation Program DirectorDo you drive on roads that are free from major flooding problems even during heavy rains?  Do you rely on having clean water when you turn on the tap?  Do you support the restoration of local streams with constructed wetlands, rain gardens, and other … Continue reading