St. Marys Riverkeeper Success Story

Camden’s Horsepen Creek is now clear as a bell Every month, Anna Laws pulls on her waterproof boots and steps out of her SUV parked on the side of a […]

Escambia Slough

Our water monitoring revealed higher-than-normal levels of E.coli counts at Escambia Slough, which is part of the drainage system for downtown Fernandina Beach, FL, beginning in 2018. In January, 2021, […]

Spanish Creek

Phase 1 of an incentive grant to clean up the bacterially-impaired Spanish Creek watershed in Charlton County, GA., began in 2019. Efforts are still underway to identify the source of […]

Horsepen Creek

Horsepen Creek flows into the St. Marys River at the Browntown community near Kingsland. It is hailed as a success story for the SMRK and other entities that worked successfully […]

Trail Ridge

We are keeping close tabs on the progress of a possible mining operation near Georgia’s Okefenokee Swamp that could affect the St. Marys River. Boone’s Creek, a tributary that runs […]

High School Water Monitoring

Water quality monitoring programs at local high schools are currently one of our most successful outreach initiatives. Funded primarily by the Rayonier Community Fund Grant, teachers are trained in Georgia’s […]