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Hand washing is one of the most important ways to protect yourself
COVID-19: Water’s Role in Protecting Public Health

Access to clean water helps stop the spread of the disease. Top of the list of things you can do is wash your hands.

Safeguarding our Water Source, the Potomac River

High-quality drinking water begins with healthy waterways. This year’s Drinking Water Week reminds us that it is important we “Protect the Source” of our water.

Coming Together to Clean the Anacostia

Team Blue pitched in for the annual Anacostia Watershed Society Earth Day Cleanup.

Working Together to Protect Against Lead in Water

DC Water and other agencies participate in "Lead Free Kids for a Healthy Future," a national campaign to prevent childhood lead exposure through education and action.

Made with DC Tap

Drink Local. Shop Local.

Through the Eyes of the Future

DC Water Seeks to Educate and Inspire Students in the District

Eye of a hurricane
Prepare for the Severe Weather Season

The Atlantic hurricane season is under way. Are you ready?

David Gadis meets DC Water employees
An Interview With Our New General Manager

We caught up with David Gadis for a pre-interview in the days before he officially took the helm.

Rain gardens like this help keep toxic runoff from parking lots from entering the river system.
Working Together to Build a Sustainable Community

Though blue is our favorite color, green is a close second.

Washington DC ornithologist Dan Rauch walks to a morning bird count on Kingman Island, Anacostia Park. Washington DC, 2012.
Flowing Towards a Healthier Future

Water quality and overall health of the Anacostia River have improved impressively, and are only getting better.