Events

Check out events hosted by Waterkeepers Chesapeake. Check out our online calendar for a full listing of events hosted by our Waterkeeper members!

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Latest Events

The Story of Plastic Panel Discussion with Potomac Riverkeeper Network

On Thursday, January 21, 2021, 7:00pm – 8:30pm Waterkeepers Chesapeake and Potomac Riverkeeper Network are co-hosting a virtual film screening and panel discussion on the new documentary, The Story of Plastic. Register for this event today and receive a login link! You’ll receive a streaming link for the film 2 weeks before the panel discussion. Stories and … Read more

Rebuilding Equity into our Local Food System

Join the Fair Farms campaign online for Rebuilding Equity into our Local Food System on Thursday, November 19, 5:00 – 6:30pm for a discussion on how the global COVID-19 pandemic has illuminated the existing inequities in our local food systems. Along with challenges brought forth by the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important to acknowledge the movement against … Read more

Waterkeepers Chesapeake’s Annual Awards Event to Honor Regional Clean Water Champions, Feature Environmental Justice Discussion

Awardees to be recognized for advancing civil rights and public health (Takoma Park, MD) Waterkeepers Chesapeake will host its 4th annual In Defense of Water awards event on Thursday, Sept. 24 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. To keep everyone safe and healthy during this global pandemic, the event will be a Virtual Celebration of Clean … Read more

Town Hall: Global Pandemic Impacts on Local Oyster Industry & Fisheries

When Maryland’s governor issued stay at home orders and closed non-essential businesses, the owner of the Conowingo Dam unnecessarily elected to not run the fish ladder (as required by their federal license). This had a devastating impact on the shad and herring populations that migrate up the Susquehanna River. When restaurants closed, the oyster industry … Read more