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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

Citizens file suit to enforce smart growth and protect the environment in Prince George’s County

Bowie, August 27. Local residents and environmentalists have petitioned the Circuit Court to review Prince George’s County’s approval of a dense housing development in the middle of a remote office park in Bowie, next to the Patuxent River. According to the petitioners, the revised conceptual plan for “Melford Village” would create a dense auto-dependent community…Read More

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Join Senator Winegrad on Patuxent Spring Birding Trip!

Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 8:00 AMPatuxent Riverkeeper Cente17412 Nottingham RoadUpper Marlboro, MD 20772 Come and join us on a spring birding trip along the Patuxent River with former state Senator Gerald Winegrad! Known as the Environmental Conscience of the Senate, Senator Winegrad has had a life-long fascination and love of wildlife and possesses an…Read More

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Groups File Lawsuit to Challenge Flawed Federal Approval of Cove Point LNG Export Facility

For Immediate ReleaseMay 7, 2015 Contact:Kelly Trout, 240-396-2022, kelly@chesapeakeclimate.orgKeith Rushing, 202-797-5236, krushing@earthjustice.orgFred Tutman 301-579-2073 ext 7 fred@paxriverkeeper.org Groups File Lawsuit to Challenge Flawed Federal Approval of Cove Point LNG Export Facility Lawsuit charges that regulators illegally skirted a full and fair review of the project’s impact in speeding fracking and climate change, polluting the Chesapeake…Read More

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