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  • Trent River CAFO Spill on August 31st

    On Thursday August 31, 2017, a spill into a waterway adjacent to Laniers’ Farms TBC, Inc. in Trenton, NC was reported to the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). Permit requirements state that spills must be reported within 24 hours of discovering the spill. A written report must be filed

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  • Hurricane Irma

    Our team at Sound Rivers is ready and prepared to provide you with important information about river levels and potential contamination / spill concerns if Hurricane Irma impacts North Carolina. Fortunately, even after the rain event on September 6th, river levels are at or below normal. Information will be posted

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  • Breaking News: Industry backs away from Garbage Juice technology

    Breaking News Yesterday, Republic Services, a leading waste management industry, issued a public statement  and pulled its support for waste aerosolization technology. Additionally, our Upper Neuse Riverkeeper learned that Charah, a company that specializes in coal ash landfills including the controversial Brickhaven site in Chatham county, also pulled their support for the

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  • Heather Deck Named New Executive Director

    We are pleased to announce that Pamlico-Tar Riverkeeper and Deputy Director, Heather Deck, will be taking on the role of Executive Director for Sound Rivers on September 1st! As you may remember, current Executive Director Harrison Marks announced his upcoming retirement this past June. Heather has spent the last 14 years as

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  • Wine & Design Cruise A Success!

    Thank you so much to all who attended our first Sound Rivers Sunset Wine & Design Cruise on the Pamlico on August 11th. The event was a smashing success, and we couldn’t have done it without our wonderful sponsors: The Belle of Washington, Wine & Design Washington, The Wine Crate, The Meeting Place, Cotton Sails

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