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

Forum: Conowingo Dam Cleanup: Why are you paying and Exelon isn’t?

Join the discussion on how we can still get a fair deal for the next 50 years. In March 2021, FERC approved Exelon’s Conowingo Dam relicensing for the next 50 years. This license includes the extremely flawed 2019 settlement agreement between the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) and Exelon. Bay state taxpayers are now … Read more

In Defense of Water 2021

Our 5th annual In Defense of Water awards event was on Wednesday, October 6 from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. This year, Patagonia Old Town hosted our small, in person event at their new location in a converted historical theater building in Old Town Alexandria. Thanks to SustainableScoop, the event was live streamed on Facebook. In Defense of Water marked … 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