The Art Brownell Fellowship Fund

As many of you may know, we have lost one of our most dedicated and passionate members of our Cape Fear River family. In April, we lost Arthur W. Brownell, a champion of the Cape Fear River and a driv ...

Coal Ash, your Riverkeeper and national news!

On March 17th, 2014 The Rachel Maddow Show reported on the discovery by environmental activists of water being pumped from Duke Energy coal ash ponds into local waterways, and a new report that NC law ...

Volunteer Opportunities with CFRW!

Looking for a fun way to volunteer your time back to the community?  We have developed a group of folks that  helps spread the word about our wonderful organization, its mission and what folks can d ...

Register for the Paddle Series Now!

Join us March – November as we explore the magic of the Cape Fear River. Enjoy lush cypress swamps, untouched back waters and the wildlife that inhabits these unique areas. All paddles are held ...

Summer Camp 2014 – A Success!

We had a great year! Thanks to all of our participants, interns and volunteers that helped make this year happen! A trip down 2014 memory lane…  



    • Grants Committee

      August 27 2014 09:00 AM
      The Grants Committee identifies current and future organizational goals and program activities based on the organization

    • Education Committee Meeting

      September 02 2014 01:00 PM
      Join in or come listen in on the CFRW Education Committee.  We meet monthly on the first Tuesday at 1pm at the Cape Fea

    • First Saturday Seminar

      September 06 2014 08:00 AM
      CFRW hosts a FREE Educational Seminar by a guest lecturer the first Saturday of every month at Cape Fear River Watch Hea