Ogeechee Riverkeeper

April 2020

Coal-fired power plant defeated

Ogeechee Riverkeeper partnered with a number of regional organizations and citizens to push back on a proposed coal-fired power plant in Sandersville, Ga. Last week, its permit expired. 

Recreational map


Take pictures on the river, on a walk, gazing at stars, watching for bird, catching a fish, anything you enjoy doing outdoors in our watershed. Tag with #ORKoutside so we can all share and enjoy.

ATL capitol


Ogeechee Riverkeeper has launched a YouTube channel. Videos include information about sampling, what a riverkeeper does, baby turtles and the popular "One Quiet Minute" series. 


Become a social ambassador

Sign up to receive occasional emails and we'll send you exclusive graphics and digital assets, before they are available to anyone else. We'll also let you know when we are going to launch a campaign so you can be ready to spread the word.


Live data

ORK has added the live data for US Geological Survey water levels along the Canoochee and Ogeechee Rivers. We are adding new data points as they become available. 

Painting bunting

Flora and fauna series

ORK has started a series of blogs on the animals, plants and insects found in the Ogeechee River basin. Learn about the Ogeechee lime, painted buntings, dragonflies and more.


Earth Day art project

Create your own watershed!

Submit your drawing to info@ogeecheeriverkeeper.org or tag us on social media with #ORKearthday by 12pm on April 24, 2020 in honor of Earth Day!

Want to see what we are up to on social media but don't have any accounts? No worries. 

Check out our Social Media Stream.

Take Action

There are many ways you can help the Ogeechee Riverkeeper protect, preserve and improve the waterways within the basin.


Contact Us

Ogeechee Riverkeeper, Inc.
PO Box 16206
Savannah, Georgia 31416
(866) 942-6222