Russ Miller: River Cowboy by Laura Gregory, KWA Red River Watershed Coordinator He’s been called “River Cowboy”. He’s been called a “Gentle Man”. He’s been called “Front Page Miller”. He’s been called “Sisyphus”. He’s been called “an adopted son of … Continue reading
Thank you to everyone who helped celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day (at home!). We were thrilled to see so many people participate in Earth Day at Home activities throughout the day including: 9:00 AM – Backyard Bioblitz. … Continue reading
Some of our favorite submissions: Photo contest: How do you celebrate Kentucky’s waterways? KWA is thrilled to announce the winner of our Mint Julep Month photo contest: Amy Le Ann Richardson (@kymtnwriter). In partnership with Garden & Gun magazine and … Continue reading
KWA was thrilled to be gifted a jingle by the thoughtful ladies who make up Maiden Radio a trio of local musicians: Joan Shelley, Julia Purcell, and Cheyenne Mize. They created this beautiful a capella jingle in isolation, with one … Continue reading
Mint Julep Month Begins! Kentucky Waterways Alliance is proud to be the beneficiary of this year’s Mint Julep Month, presented by Garden & Gun and Bourbon Country. Even with the Derby postponed, KWA will be celebrating Mint Julep Month from April 1-30, honoring Kentucky’s … Continue reading
Thank you Knight Middle School students for participating in our first cleanup event of 2020 at McNeely Lake in Louisville on Wednesday, March 4.
Intern Spotlight: Iyana Burton Iyana’s love of the outdoors grew from a very early age, since she’s originally from Florida. On the weekends she would go to the beach, Gemini Springs, and SeaWorld. Being surrounded by nature and animals was … Continue reading
Interview with Becky Brewer, Friends of Red River’s 2019 Volunteer of the Year, written by Laura Gregory, Red River Watershed Coordinator L: How long have you been involved with Friends of Red River? B: Since I think 2015 is when … Continue reading
KWA staff and board recently celebrated the service to KWA of Gordon Garner with a party at the home of Marcia and Chris Boone. Gordon has been on the KWA board since 2003, was Vice President from 2005-2010, and President … Continue reading
Read our October 17, 2019 e-blast here.