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Anacostia Riverkeeper works to shed light on the pollution in the Anacostia Watershed and efforts to clean it up. Check out Anacostia Riverkeeper in the news.


On Anacostia, some don’t catch tainted-fish warning

Washington Post December 17, 2012

Thousands eat Anacostia fish despite health risks, warnings     

WTOP November 16, 2012                                                                                                                         

Thousands could be eating contaminated Anacostia fish 

Southern Maryland Online December 02, 2012                                                                                                                                           


Fishing the Forgotten River in the Nation's Capital

National Geographic Online July 12, 2012                                                                                      

Do Plastic Bags Help the Environment?     

Anacostia Riverkeeper discusses the DC Bag Fee with Host Michel Martin of NPR's "Tell Me More,"  June 5, 2012  NEmerald Planet

Unfinished Business: The Environment 40 Years After Earth Day
Washington Post, February 2, 2009

DC Bag Tax Takes Effect January 1
Fox 5 Channel News, December 29, 2009

Byproducts of Urban Life Smother Chesapeake Bay
NPR's "All Things Considered," December 24, 2009

Our Region’s Riverkeepers
The Kojo Nnamdi Show, July 9, 2009

Troubled Waters Series: Anacostia Riverkeeper

Anacostia River
Fox 5 Morning News