Water Quality Monitoring and Protection


We all know that water is vital for the health and wellbeing of the people, wildlife, and ecosystems of Virginia. The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is responsible for monitoring, protecting, and improving the quality of the water in the Commonwealth. This webinar will teach you the basics of...

Sligo Creek Fest

Sligo-Dennis Avenue Park 10200 Sligo Creek Parkway, Silver Spring, MD

Walk, Run, Hike, Stroll, Roll, Bike your way to Sligo Creek Fest Put on your walking shoes, grab your bikes, skateboards, and scooters, and experience Montgomery Parks Open Parkways like never before at Sligo Creek Fest. On Saturday, May 4 from 11 am to 3 pm, at Sligo Creek Open Parkway situated...

Anacostia River Festival

Anacostia Park 1100 Good Hope Rd SE & Anacostia Dr, Washington, DC

The 11th Street Bridge Park and the National Park Service present the tenth annual Anacostia River Festival, a wonderful event of the 2024 National Cherry Blossom Festival. Join us at this FREE family-friendly event as we celebrate 10 Years of Bridging D.C.: Honoring Our Past, Building Our Future at Anacostia...


‘Women on the Water’ Fishing and Boating Workshop

Seneca Creek State Park 11950 Clopper Road, Gaithersburg, Maryland

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is hosting “Women on the Water,” a free introductory workshop on boating and fishing for women and girls aged 12 and older, at Seneca Creek State Park on May 9 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. New or returning boaters and anglers can receive Information about...


Wildflower Weekend at Shenandoah National Park

Shenandoah National Park Virginia

Spring wildflowers are at the heart of Shenandoah National Park's 38th annual Wildflower Weekend celebration! Guided hikes and programs will focus on the diversity and importance of not only hundreds of species of flowering plants that are protected by the park, but other seasonal changes as well. Additionally, winning artwork...


Women’s Aquatic Network River Cleanup

Theodore Roosevelt Island Washington, D.C.

Join us for a Potomac River cleanup event with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 25-12 (Arlington-Northern Virginia) and the National Park Service. We will meet at 10am at the Teddy Roosevelt Island parking lot. Please bring water and a snack and wear closed-toed shoes. All cleanup materials will be...

Energy & Environment Forum

Academies of Loudoun 42075 Loudoun Academy Drive, Leesburg, VA

Environmental Commission Hosts Energy & Environment Forum May 14, 2024 Members of the community are encouraged to learn and engage about Loudoun County’s efforts to increase environment and energy sustainability by attending the second annual Energy and Environment Forum Tuesday, May 14, 2024, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m., at the Academies of...

A Perfect Storm: How climate change and its impacts on water affect your health


Join Health Professionals for a Healthy Climate and the Potomac Riverkeeper Network to learn more about the way climate change and water intersect to impact your health. We will be launching a new resource on this topic, as well. Partnering Organizations: Maryland League of Conservation Voters & Maryland Public Health...