Volunteers Needed!

Cape Fear River Watch will be volunteering for this year’s RiverFest on October 6th, 7th and 8th! The festival goes from 6- 10pm on Friday, noon-10pm Saturday, and noon-6pm on Sunday. ...

International Coastal Clean Up

The International Coastal Cleanup for 2017 is again being coordinated for New Hanover County by Cape Fear River Watch and Keep New Hanover Beautiful. The cleanup locations, dates and times are Sept ...

GenX – what happened & what now?

Well here we are, with a toxic compound in the Cape Fear River -GenX. How did it all go down? What is GenX? How are they allowed to do this? What is CFRW doing about it? Let’s talk about how it ...

RiverKeeper on GenX

In June of 2017 local media reported that a toxic chemical named GenX was being discharged into the Cape Fear River by DuPont.  Follow along with our updates as the story unfolds and we fight for you ...

TOXIC GenX discharged into Cape Fear River

The revelation that toxic GenX from Dupont’s discharge into the Cape Fear River – upstream of the drinking water supply for hundreds of thousands of us – is a stark and frightening reminder ...

Support our 2017 StriperFest Sponsors

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors – we are looking forward to the event! ADM Adventure Products Anchor Hardwoods Cape Fear River Adventures Carolina Marine Terminal Carolina Retirement Planners CW ...

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