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Join the the effort to protect, preserve and restore water quality in the Indian Creek and greater Youghiogheny River watersheds.  Consider making a contribution or becoming a member today!

Our Work

We work for the water and for you. We pursue on-the-ground restoration of past damage while also advocating on local, regional and national issues that impact our watershed. Learn more.

Annual Clean Water Banquet & Silent Auction to be held April 29th

Join us for an evening of celebrating our volunteers and our successes! Learn more and buy tickets online here!

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Apply Now To Become The New Youghiogheny Riverkeeper!

The Mountain Watershed Association is now accepting resumes for the full-time position...

Renewable Energy Is The Real Job Creator

Earlier this week, an executive order was signed which pulled back numerous restrictions...

Maryland Will Ban Fracking!

Last evening the Maryland Senate passed HB 1325, a bill that would ban fracking...

Overflow Crowd Questions Chevron about Proposed Water Withdrawal

Approximately 50 people filled the West Newton VFW last night after the regular venue...

AmeriCorps Internship Available for Summer 2017

We’re hiring an AmeriCorps Volunteer to assist with our Swimmable Waters program...

Siding Dumped Illegally Along Yough near Draketown

While the good folks from the Turkeyfoot Fish and Game Association did the heavy...

Chevron Proposes Withdrawal from Yough at West Newton

Chevron Appalachia, LLC has approached the borough of West Newton for a right-of-way...

Environmental Groups Appeal Permits for Mariner East 2 Natural Gas Liquids Pipeline

On Monday, February 13, 2017, environmental advocacy groups Clean Air Council, Delaware...

Rustic Ridge #1 Deep Mine: Our Position

We apologize in advance for this lengthy post but hope you’ll stick with us until...

Gutting Stream Protection Rule Puts Communities & Water At Risk

Congress is attempting to gut a commonsense protection for communities devastated by...