Dirt Does Hurt: Coosa Riverkeeper Files Intent to Sue Against Newcastle Homes for Construction Stormwater

On June 16th, Coosa Riverkeeper, represented by the Southern Environmental Law Center, notified Glen Siddle of Newcastle Homes of their intention to file a lawsuit for Clean Water Act violations at the Melrose Landing Development on Highway 41 in Shelby County. Coosa Riverkeeper received a citizen complaint in December from…

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A Reflection on MLK Day

This blog post was written by Jake Lasseter, our Patrol Member, as a part of a reflection of Martin Luther King Day and the interconnectedness between us all.  It is important that this day be given the attention that it very well deserves. Today serves as a day of remembrance…

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10th Anniversary: Become a ReCURRENT River Giver

Ten years ago today, a small group of concerned citizens  founded Coosa Riverkeeper.  We’ve fought polluters, torn down dams, educated the public about where it’s safe to swim and fish, and advocated to our government leaders about the importance of this river to us all. However, for every challenge we’ve…

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