The Next Wave

The Next Wave will accelerate the Elizabeth River Project's mission river-wide to restore a healthy river.


Your virtual care package

River Education Adapts

Now you can learn about the river from home!

Watershed Action Plan

Click here to see how we are making a difference.

Donate Today!

You can do your part by donating or becoming a member today! Click here.

River Stars

Find YOUR role as a River Star

Join the revolution to restore the Elizabeth River.
YOU make all the difference

We are cleaning up the Elizabeth River through education and restoration projects. As one of the most polluted rivers on the Chesapeake Bay, the Elizabeth was once presumed dead. However, we continue to celebrate dramatic recovery—thanks to YOU! State of the River.

We’re one of the first environmental groups to use a social impact model. We work positively to help businesses, schools and homes make progress. We recognize them as River Stars when they do.


We’d love to have you involved!
There are three ways you can help:

Become a River Star

Join us as a member