Be a part of Patuxent Riverkeeper!

The Patuxent Riverkeeper offers many programs and opportunities to get involved in stewardship of the Patuxent. From volunteering to political action - to exploring & enjoying time the river. There are so many ways for you to help our mission to protect, preserve and replenish the Patuxent River!

Watershed Map

Watershed Map

Find launches, historic sites & more along the Patuxent River.

Volunteer

Volunteer

From hosting our annual party to holding a press conference to cleaning our office, we need volunteers to make things happen! If you have time and talent, let us know and we will contact you with ways you can help.

Calendar

Calendar

View upcoming events & activities at the Patuxent Riverkeeper.

Patuxent Riverkeeper Blog

RECENT POSTS FROM PATUXENT RIVERKEEPER

Court Rules for Patuxent Riverkeeper in Coal Waste Appeal!

Patuxent Riverkeeper, as a co-respondent with Prince George’ s County, MD has prevailed in an attempt by NRG to overturn the August closure order for the Brandywine/North Keyes Coal waste site issued by the County in August 2018. Patuxent Riverkeeper had been a party to the original zoning case in this matter as well. Legal…Read More

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Environmental Groups Win Victory in Reducing Coal Plant Water Pollution in MD

In Response to Arguments from Advocates and Concerned Citizens, Hogan Administration Limits Toxic Metals from Three Coal-fired Power Plants FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Tuesday, August 14, 2017 Media contact: Tom Pelton, Environmental Integrity Project, tpelton@environmentalintegrity.org or (443) 510-2574 Baltimore – Responding to legal and technical arguments from environmental groups and concerned citizens, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan’s…Read More

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The Only State River Commission in Maryland Just Blinked!

Sign a petition to take a stand for a strong river Commission!   The year (2018) marks my twentieth year of service on the State created Patuxent River Commission (PRC). It is in fact the only such Commission created by the General Assembly in order to help silence lawsuits from Southern Maryland demanding that the…Read More

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