The Federation is proud of the role it plays in keeping residents informed about when and where it is safe to swim. Weekly, all summer long, Marvin Solberg and Diane McBee, two excellent Federation volunteers, spent Wednesday mornings taking water samples at local participating beaches...

The Osprey family is having a wonderful summer on the South River! Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum took turns building their nest. Osprey require the perfect spot to build a nest. An area that is open and easy to approach, has a sturdy base and...

By Sarah Giordano, Arundel Rivers Federation Around this time, each year, we share exciting news about the state of our rivers. Often, we present this in the form of a glossy booklet filled with crisp charts and colorful maps. Many of you, I bet, have been waiting in anticipation to see if the rivers recovered after 2018’s massive rainfall.

Senator Van Hollen put out this statement in response to EPA Chesapeake Bay Program Director Dana Aunkst calling Bay pollution targets as "aspirational" and not "enforceable". For Immediate Release January 10, 2020   CONTACT: Francesca Amodeo – 202-228-0672 Van Hollen, Bay Members Press EPA on Enforcement of TMDL Pollution Reduction Targets In light...