1. Chattahoochee Riverkeeper
Chattahoochee Riverkeeper, located in Atlanta Georgia, is an environmental advocacy organization dedicated solely to protecting and restoring the Chattahoochee River Basin, a drinking water source for nearly four million people. The area of our watershed north of Atlanta is one of the nation’s smallest to serve a major metropolitan area and given the size and the growing population it is essential to use this resource wisely in order to provide current clean water and water for the future. The organization provides education to students, business professionals, policy makers, and citizens about Georgia’s water crisis. In addition to environmental education, the organization also provides water conservation programs, water monitoring, and enforces environmental laws.