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

In Defense of Water 2021

We invite you to join us for our 5th annual In Defense of Water awards event on Wednesday, October 6 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. This year, we are planning a hybrid event with a small, in-person gathering at Patagonia Old Town, which is located in a converted historical theater building, and live stream available for … Read more

Waterkeepers Bay Paddle Team

Waterkeepers from across the Chesapeake region, including the Choptank, Miles-Wye, Sassafras and Chester Riverkeepers from ShoreRivers, the James Riverkeeper, and the South, West and Rhode Riverkeeper, have teamed up to participate in the Bay Paddle, a 8 day, 215 mile staged paddle. The team also includes staff from Waterkeepers Chesapeake, and other Riverkeeper staff and … Read more

July 18: No Whining, Only Wine-ing 5k/10k

Join Waterkeepers Chesapeake and Patuxent Riverkeeper on Sunday, July 18th for our “No Whining, Only Wine-ing 5k/10k” charity race with Bishop’s Events at Running Hare Vineyard in Prince Frederick, Maryland. Family and friends can participate in this special event. Register today and we hope to see you July 18th! Runners that participate in this event will receive: Glass … Read more

June 29: Town Hall: Conowingo Dam’s Massive Threat to Bay Cleanup

The Conowingo Dam is the single most important issue as well as the largest threat to the success of the Chesapeake Bay cleanup plan. The Conowingo Dam sits on the Susquehanna River just a few miles from the Chesapeake Bay holding back debris and over 200 tons of sediment and nutrient pollution that spill over … Read more