Encore Reader’s Choice 2015 WINNER!

Cape Fear River Watch is proud to announce we have won the 2015 Encore Reader’s Choice Award! Thank you to everyone that voted for us! We are thrilled that the Wilmington community has recognize ...

Now Hiring!

We are hiring! Cape Fear River Watch (CFRW) is seeking an enthusiastic people oriented person to work part-time year round at the Greenfield Boathouse in Wilmington, NC and also to lead area cleanups ...

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 ...

Thank you to our StriperFest 2015 Sponsors!

Anchor Hardwoods Cape Fear River Adventures Carolina Marine Terminal Carolina Estate Planners Coastal Conservation Association Cindy Mueller CW Worth House Bed and Breakfast Great Outdoor Provision Co ...

4th Grade Raindrop Journey Program – Classroom and Field Trip

Sign your classroom up to join in on the FUN field trips we are offering! The Cape Fear River Watch Raindrop Journey program for Fourth Grade students promotes environmental stewardship by teaching pa ...

Register for the Paddle Series Now!

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 ...

Eco & Bird Tours

Join us for a guided tour of Greenfield Lake! It is a fantastic time of the year when migratory birding is in full flight and fishing is at its finest! We offer walking tours for kids and adults ̵ ...



    • Membership Commitee Meeting

      March 03 2015 12:00 PM
      Join us on the first Tuesday of each month at noon at the CFRW Office (617 Surry St.). For more information please conta

    • Education Committee Meeting

      March 03 2015 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

      March 07 2015 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