Monday 23 October 2017

Upper James Riverkeeper

The James RIVERKEEPER® Program was launched in 2001 when James River Association joined the Waterkeeper Alliance. The program includes the Lower James Riverkeeper and Upper James Riverkeeper, full-time on the water advocates for the right to protect and defend clean water and the environment. On any given day…

Upper Potomac Riverkeeper

Upper Potomac RIVERKEEPER® Brent Walls first joined Potomac Riverkeeper Network in 2009, as the Upper Potomac Riverkeeper. (Upper Potomac Riverkeeper is one of three Riverkeepers at Potomac Riverkeeper Network.) He received his Riverkeeper license in 2014 and is responsible for defending the public trust of the rivers and streams…

Virginia Eastern Shorekeeper

Virginia Eastern SHOREKEEPER® was formed in 2002 and the first Shorekeeper was hired in 2004. Its mission is to protect, preserve and improve the quality of the tidal waters of the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Virginia Eastern SHOREKEEPER® Jay Ford began in October 2013. Jay came to VES from…

West Rhode Riverkeeper

West/Rhode Riverkeeper, Inc. was founded in 2005 by Bob Gallagher, with a mission of stopping pollution, enforcing environmental law, promoting restoration, and advocating for better environmental policy. Jeff Holland, West/Rhode Riverkeeper & Executive Director, came to the Riverkeeper organization in 2013 with a background in non-profit management…