Contact Arundel Rivers

South River Office

Above Waterfront Marine office building (turn left at top of stairs)

2822 Solomons Island Road, Suite 202 Edgewater, MD 21037

Phone: 410-224-3802

Riverkeeper Email: jesse@arundelrivers.org

General Email: info@arundelrivers.org

Rhode River Office

On the campus of Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC)

647 Contees Wharf Rd., Edgewater, MD 21037 (DO NOT MAIL)

General Email: info@arundelrivers.org

Staff

Denise Swol – Executive Director denise@arundelrivers.org

Jesse Iliff – South, West, and Rhode RIVERKEEPER jesse@arundelrivers.org

Jennifer Carr – Director of Grants & Restoration jennifer@arundelrivers.org

Nancy Merrill Sullivan – Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator nancy@arundelrivers.org

Sarah Giordano – Science Program Coordinator sarahg@arundelrivers.org

David Lanier – Restoration Project Manager david@arundelrivers.org

Taylor Stark – Development Associate development@arundelrivers.org

Directions to the South River Office

From Annapolis (traveling south on Route 2):  Just before the South River Bridge, turn right as if going to Yellow Fin restaurant but take the immediate right onto Old South River Rd. & follow it to the left & uphill to the parking lot next to Waterfront Marine.  (If you start to go down a hill into “The Marina”, you have gone too far.) We are above Waterfront Marine on the 2nd floor. Turn left at the top of the stairs.

From Edgewater (traveling north on Route 2): Just after the South River Bridge, turn right onto Old South River Road. Before Liberty Marina, turn right and go under Rt 2. The road will curve right (Yellow Fin restaurant will be on your on left). After the stop sign, follow the road to the left & uphill to the parking lot next to Waterfront Marine building. (If you start to go down a hill into “The Marina”, you have gone too far.) We are above Waterfront Marine on the 2nd floor. Turn left at the top of the stairs.

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Directions to the SERC Office

From Annapolis or Edgewater (traveling south on Route 2):  Cross over the South River Bridge and turn left on Mayo Road. You’ll then turn left onto MD-214 E/Central Ave, and then turn right onto MD-468 E (Muddy Creek Road). Then turn left onto Contees Wharf Ln. Follow the signs for the Schmidt Center.  Our white office trailer is next door to the Schmidt Center.  

REPORT A VIOLATION

The Chesapeake Bay Safety and Environmental Hotline – Phone: 877-224-7229, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to report:

  • Boating accident or reckless activity
  • Fish kill or algal bloom
  • Floating debris that poses a hazard to navigation
  • Illegal fishing activity
  • Public sewer leak or overflow
  • Oil or hazardous material spill
  • Critical area or wetlands violation
  • Suspicious or unusual activity
Report spills – 24 hours, 800-633-6101 or 866-633-4686

Anne Arundel County Department of Inspections and Permitting

Call Before You Cut!  410-222-7441

About Us

We work with our communities to educate and engage citizens on issues related to protecting the South, West and Rhode Rivers. We enforce existing environmental laws, install river restoration projects, and advocate for common sense environmental policy.

Pumpout Boat runs on the West, Rhode and South Rivers May-Oct. Fri-Mon. Call 410-224-3802 for the schedule or to make an appointment.