District of Columbia Campaigns

A Park on the Anacostia River - Brent Bolin/Clean Water Action

Improving Anacostia River Parklands and Increasing Community Access

Clean Water Action has long been active in Anacostia River clean up issues, with a particular focus on amplifying community voices.

Flooding along the Anacostia in DC - a partially submerged park bench. Photo credit: JuneJ / Shutterstock

A Toxic Free Anacostia

While flowing through the heart of our nation's capitol, the Anacostia is overburdened and choked with toxic chemicals from dumping and pollution.