A Riverkeeper Voyage

  Your Cape Fear Riverkeeper Kemp Burdette paddles the Cape Fear River basin from Mermaid point (where the Haw and Deep river come together near the coal ash plant) all the all the way to Bald He ...

Spring Membership Raffle

Join or renew your CFRW Membership for a chance to win a 3 night stay in beautiful downtown Wilmington anytime between now and December 31st. This is a great prize to share with friends or enjoy a sta ...

Outdoor Equipped Gives Back to CFRW!

Outdoor Equipped is offering an awesome promotion for CFRW Members! All Members get 10% OFF in store and 5% will be donated to CFRW! Spring is here and its time to purchase new gear – make sure ...

Faces of the Cape Fear River

Check out our Faces of the Cape Fear River Campaign by our intern – Lizzy Bankowski! “The Cape Fear River provides me a place where I can relax from a hard week at school or work. It is a ...


The 15th Annual ARTS SENSATION! A Benefit Performance for Cape Fear River Watch 7:30 p.m. April 29, 2016 Thalian Hall Main Stage 310 Chestnut Street, Wilmington, NC 28401 Tickets are $15 general admis ...

Second Saturday Clean Ups

Help us keep it clean in 2016! Our 2016 Clean Up Schedule: February 13th – Front St/Greenfield St. – If we finish early then also Burnett Blvd. 9-11 AM Map here * Please bring waders/boots ...

Third Saturday Paddle Series

Join us March – November as we explore the magic of the Cape Fear River through our famous Third Saturday Paddles. Enjoy lush cypress swamps, untouched back waters and the wildlife that inhabits ...

STOPPED Titan Cement!!!

UPDATE: March 10, 2016 Titan Cement pulls out of the Cape Fear area!!! Cape Fear River Watch WAS strongly opposed to the proposed Titan Cement plant. The coal powered kiln and open pit mine would have ...

First Saturday Seminars

First-Saturday Seminars CFRW hosts a FREE Educational Seminar by a guest lecturer the first Saturday of every month at Cape Fear River Watch Headquarters, located at 617 Surry Street. Seminars cover a ...



    • First Saturday Seminar

      07 05 2016 08:00
      Our speaker this month will be the very popular Melanie Doyle and her topic will be invasive species. See you at 8am for

    • LakeFest

      07 05 2016 10:00
      Save the date! LakeFest is our annual event to celebrate the plants and animals of Greenfield Lake! We will have educati

    • Resource Development Committee Meeting

      11 05 2016 17:30
      The Resource Development Committee meets the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30 PM at 620 Market Street, Carolina