Toxics Under Troubled Water: Anacostia River Sediment Project

In December 2019, the District Department of Energy and Environment released their Proposed Plan for the Anacostia River Sediment Project that details their remedial action to clean up the toxic sediment in the Anacostia River. What is the Anacostia River Sediment Project, and what does the Proposed Plan mean? Read our StoryMap called “Toxics Under Troubled Water” to do a deep dive into the Anacostia River Sediment Project and the outline of the Proposed Plan. Learn about the history of pollution in the Anacostia, how toxic sediment can impact the health of Anacostia residents, and how you can make your voice heard and comment on the Proposed Plan.