2017 In the News

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1/4: nearly 3 million gallons of sewage spilled in area waterways

1/16: Dr. Martin Luther King Day of Service Community Cleanup Project

1/16: Day of Service Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 

1/16: Volunteers Clean Up Three-Mile Creek on MLK Day

1/17: Unity from Community

1/26: ADEM Says Federal Funding is Secure




2/1: RESTORE Council Prepares to Work with Limited Funds

2/14: 200,000 Gallons of Raw Sewage Spilled in Daphne




3/7: Water groups ask Alabama for better notification of sewer spills

3/8: Environmentalists push for better notification of sewer spills

3/8: MAC Celebrates Baykeeper in March

3/12: 252,000 Gallons of Wastewater Spills into West Mobile Creek

3/13: Testing After Massive Sewage Spill in West Mobile Creek

3/14: High levels of E. Coli found in Second Creek after Sewage Spill

3/16: Conservation Groups Pushing for Better Notification of Sewage Spills

3/20: Local Environmental Agencies Preparing for Trump's Administration Cuts to Budget

3/23: Crepe Myrtle Trail Ride Offers Cyclist a Unique Adventure

3/23: Gulf Coast leaders weighing implications of Trump's Budget Proposal

3/29: Changes in Coal Policy May Not Have Big Economic Impact




4/5: Almost 1 million gallons of raw sewage spills into waterways

4/11: America's Amazon Labeled One of Ten Most Endangered Rivers in Nation

4/11: Alabama Had at Least 1,271 Sewage Spills in 2016 - Here They Are

4/14: Publix Grandman Triathlon on June 3

4/20: 7 Years Later: Where is the BP Settlement Money?

4/20: 7 Years Later: Remembering the Lessons from the BP Oil Disaster

4/23: Mobile River named 4th Most Endangered River in North America




5/15: Grandman Interview on Studio 10

5/17: Grandman Interview on Gulf Coast Today

5/23: Grandman & Issues Interview on Gulf Coast Focus w/ Mary Booth & Uncle Henry

5/24: Baykeeper adds Kids Triathlon to Grandman Event

5/24: More Sewage Spills After Recent Rain

5/30: Publix Grandman Triathlon is June 3




6/1: Top 10 Things to Do in June (Grandman)

6/1: Grandman & Baykeeper Radio Interview

6/2: Swimming Cleared for Grandman Triathlon

6/3: Annual Publix Grandman Triathlon Rolls Through Fairhope

6/3: 13th Annual Publix Grandman Triathlon

6/4: Results from 13th Annual Publix Grandman Triathlon

6/21: Fuse Project nears $1 Million Fundraising Mark

6/26: Steel Plant Spokesperson joins Baykeeper Board