News Highlight

COG Board Supports Efforts to Clean Potomac

Oct 22, 2005

At its November meeting the COG Board adopted a resolution to reaffirm support for the goal of achieving a Trash-Free Potomac River by 2013. The Board endorsed the Alice Ferguson Foundation's plan to convene a Trash Summit, and to develop a Trash-Free Potomac Strategy. COG Board will be encouraging members to actively participate in these events and provide support to the public education campaign for the Trash-Free Potomac initiative.

 

Back to news

Related News

  • tom_grizzard_web
    News

    Thomas J. Grizzard Jr. remembered for his work on regional water quality

    July 10, 2017

    Thomas J. Grizzard, Jr., professor emeritus of civil and environmental engineering at Virginia Tech and former director of the Occoquan Watershed Monitoring...

  • Anacostia_Chesapeake_Bay_Program_Flickr_Crop
    News

    Get 'Back to the Bay' during Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week

    June 5, 2017

    Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania have designated June 3-11 as Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week to recognize the efforts of the many partners working to improve...