A Tribute to Stream Superhero Tammy Shepherd – Protector of a Local Tributary

Tammy Shepherd’s superhero strength is mobilizing the neighbors in her Rockville, Maryland community to get outside and engage in nature with the goal of improved health…their own, and that of the local Rockcrest Stream Tributary. To say that Tammy is involved is an understatement. She puts the ‘ist’ into everything … Continue reading

Blue Water Baltimore Celebrates 5 Year Anniversary

Blue Water Baltimore has been working with communities for more than five years to use community-based restoration, advocacy, and education to achieve clean water in the Baltimore watersheds.  Much of their work is around cleaning up communities, planting trees, and other greening practices. This helps improve the way a community looks … 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

Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) Introduces New Players in the Fight to Protect Local Streams and Watersheds – Stream Superheroes Hydro Girl, Doctor Stream Strider . . . and You

CHEVY CHASE, MD–Calling all superheroes! Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) is looking for a few good stream superheroes to join its Communities for Clean Streams. Meet Hydro Girl. Hydro Girl can reduce the evil effects of polluted runoff and development on local streams by bringing her community together. Her mobilization superpower … Continue reading