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

COVID Status Update!

The Patuxent Riverkeeper Center is closed to public and group activities as a response to the COVID epidemic and the need for public safety. • Bathrooms are locked • Interior offices are closed to the public • We are not offering any public services on site. • We are not renting canoe or kayaks at…Read More

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2019 Patuxent Media Roundup!

2019 PATUXENT Media and Press links Patuxent Brown Trout Fishing Adventure (December 2019) https://www.streetinsider.com/Press+Advantage/Patuxent+Signature+Flies+Publishes+Blog+Post+on+Another+Patuxent+River+Brown+Trout+Fishing+Adventure/16223973.html Waterkeepers Warriors (August 2019) https://waterkeeper.org/magazine/volume-15-issue-1/native-son-fred-tutman-patuxent-riverkeeper/?fbclid=IwAR14cnCOmqurlOKNMSeuPfoZPDqJtWnpXf5A4_lO722BXSTngYggs1h-0lw Aerial Flyover of Patuxent Riverkeeper (November 2019) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-XdETirBIM&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR3ghxrYzW3D_nHToSccg55XPZNyldi9rmwwfFhGW3RZelGSWkZnOdhCqZU Rivers of the World (October 31, 2019) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yx4GcJX8CEE&feature=youtu.be&fbclid=IwAR2lfMYJAU1zVYfSxFyeAkuFda17Bem-EfMjPXMM0svkdNC_47_4p9ikXT8 Going to the River/Chesapeake Almanac (October 23, 2019) https://chesapeakebaymagazine.com/going-to-the-river/?fbclid=IwAR1DId5reZwqSpWPZFfq757Wti0Fs1t9sY0aTCQSNtaknpswkBIeSUpWaOE Blue Ridge Outdoors: (September 19, 2019) https://www.blueridgeoutdoors.com/hiking/all-in-a-days-work/?fbclid=IwAR04x-CJ_QRSY0AZB2WSGtbBmglpoe_O1HNQD5snMon1oS7XHTiv5_GIA8I Channel 13 (August 21,…Read More

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Code Red: for the Chesapeake Bay

Code Red: for the Chesapeake Bay

By: Gerald Winegrad, Fred Tutman, Kathy Phillips Recent alarming news about the Chesapeake Bay signals a code red for immediate action. Efforts must be ramped up to greatly reduce agricultural and urban runoff pollution. These are the inconvenient truths compelling such action: The legal-sized Maryland bay oyster population declined by half since 1999. Oysters are below…Read More

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