Renew Our Rivers – Wildlife Refuge in Bibb County

Renew Our Rivers – Wildlife Refuge in Bibb County

Cahaba Riverkeeper partnered with Friends of the Cahaba River National Wildlife Refuge and Alabama Power for a river cleanup on April 9, 2016. Trash was collected on land and by boat by 61 volunteers who collected 1.34 tons of trash at the Refuge and along Bibb County...

Altered and Impaired Hydrology

Significant development has occurred in the upper Cahaba watershed in the last few decades. In 2002, the EPA published GIS land use data indicating that in 1998, 38% of the Cahaba watershed was categorized as “disturbed,” up from 8.8% in 1990. In the same study, Buck...