Category: Advocacy & Protection

Catawba Riverkeeper has wrapped up our Swim Guide Program for 2020.  Our dedicated volunteer boat captains and interns were able to successfully collect 53 samples weekly from Lake James, Lake Hickory, Lake Norman, Mountain Island Lake as well as LakeContinue reading

Meet the Riverkeeper! Brandon Jones is THE Catawba Riverkeeper. Cool job title, right? But what does that really mean? It means Brandon’s full-time job is to take care of the Catawba River, its lakes, andContinue reading

$10 raised = 1 bag of trash collected We’re getting trash out of our waterways and raising money for Catawba Riverkeeper at the same time! Participants in the Dirty Money Challenge will ask their friends and familyContinue reading

By Catawba Riverkeeper Brandon Jones Did you know there are permits to discharge liquid waste into waterways? As part of the 1972 Clean Water Act, the National Pollution Discharge Elimination System or NPDES was created.Continue reading

Presented by Catawba-Wateree Water Management Group Date: Saturday, October 3Time: 9 AM – 12 PMVarious Locations from Lake James to Lake Wateree For decades, citizens around the Catawba River Basin have been cleaning up theirContinue reading