Videos About the Catawba River

News videos and other videos about the Catwba River, issues affecting the Catawba River and Waterkeepers.

New Catawba Riverkeeper Video

Click below for a 13 minute video about the Catawba River and the work of the Catawba Riverkeeper.

Many thanks to volunteers Ken Teeter and Randy Miller for their work creating the video.

Catawba River Endangered 

Video About Current Issues

Click below for a 9 minute video about issues facing the Catawba River:

Interview of Catawba Riverkeeper David Merryman


Fort Mill Adopt-A-Stream Program

(starring David Merryman)


Catawba Named Most Endangered River in 2008 

Ganymede The Waterkeeper 


 CPCC Class on GIS and Land Use in the Catawba River Watershed


Winter Photos of the Catawba Basin


John Stewart Tackles Water Issues

Environmental writer Robert Glennon, who chronicles America’s water problems in a thoughtful way, is interviewed on The Daily Show with John Stewart about his new book, Unquenchable: America’s Water Crisis and What To Do About Itwater blog photograph.  As usual, Stewart's irreverance and humor reveals a lot about the real reason everyday citizens often fail to act on their pro-environmental sentiments: self doubt, despair that solutions will never work, and a sense of being overwhelmed at the scale of the problem.


Kayaking Near the Whitewater Center


 Information about Sugar Creek


Mountain Island Lake Impaired 

Links to other videos about the River

Facts about the River





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Report Pollution in the Catawba River

Help protect your River! 

Tell your Riverkeeper if you see:

  • Sewage Overflows
  • Failure to control sediment from construction sites
  • Illegal clearing of buffer areas
  • Fish kills 
  • Unpermitted discharges
  • Other issues that concern you

Click here to fill out a pollution reportor to report water pollution to Catawba Riverkeeper by phone, call 1-888-679-9494 or 704-679-9494.  In addition, to informing your Riverkeeper, you should also report spills or contamination to federal, state and local environmental officials.

To report South Carolina water pollution call 1-888-481-0125.

To report North Carolina spills or fish kills, call your local regional Department of Environment & Natural Resources office during normal business hours (704-663-1699 for most Catawba basin areas or (828) 296-4500 for Burke, Caldwell, McDowell and other mountain counties) or 800-858-0368 after hours.  (For more information on NC spill reporting, click here)

715 N. Church St., Suite 120 . Charlotte, NC 28202 . Phone: 704.679.9494 . Fax: 704.679.9559