A Swim Down Memory Lane

A Swim Down Memory Lane

A few weeks ago we scooped the last samples of the 2019 Swim Guide Season.  This marks five successful years of sampling, analyzing & sharing data on some of the most popular swimming holes along the Coosa River. This season Sarah, Mikyla & Eyanna hit the road...
Should we save you a plate?

Should we save you a plate?

After the splashes, catches & sunburns of the summer, we take the time to make a toast to the river that made it all possible.  A. Odrezin Coosa Riverkeeper’s 7th Annual CHEERS TO THE COOSA Cheers to the Coosa is our annual farm-to-table benefit dinner and...
To Swim or not to Swim

To Swim or not to Swim

I spent 18 years of my life avoiding the river that cut through my backyard, because word on the street was… it was gross. One of my biggest regrets in life is not asking anyone where the data was to back that accusation up. Before 2015, several families in the Coosa...