Mid-Atlantic

Victory: Incinerator Project Defeated at Monocacy

For nearly a decade, county officials in Maryland had planned to build a large trash-burning incinerator just yards away from […]

Building (on) Bridges

Will an innovative urban park revitalize D.C.’s Anacostia River?

For nearly a century, Anacostia Park in Washington, D.C., has served as a playground for area residents while also preserving […]

Approximately 6,600 schoolchildren form the largest living flag of its kind on September 9, 2014 at Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine in Baltimore, Maryland.

Thousands of Schoolchildren Create Living Flag at Fort McHenry

Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine in Baltimore, Maryland, is probably best known for its famous flag, which billowed over […]

Photo courtesy of the Friends of the Upper Delaware River.

Fishing to Revitalize River Communities

Advocates for the Upper Delaware River Find Creative Ways to Protect Their Rural Watershed

The Upper Delaware River in Pennsylvania and New York is one of the best wild trout fisheries in the country. […]

Organizations are joining together to remove the Harvell Dam to restore aquatic life in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed.

Bringing Down the Dams

Restoring Chesapeake National Park Waters One River at a Time

People talk about overcoming obstacles, but when advocates literally move tons of concrete to help their local river and its […]