The Anacostia Watershed Society River Heroes program recognizes community leaders whose work protects and restores the Anacostia River. In 2016, AWS honored Alan Spears of the Friends of Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens, Jennifer Chavez of Earthjustice, Josh Burch from the District of Columbia Department of Energy and Environment, and Nathan Harrington of Restore Shepherd Parkway. Video and editing by Tim Persinko with Mike Bento. Additional photography by Dolly Davis. Eagle cam footage by Earth Conservation Corps. Music: Hallon by Christian Bjoerklund, Raro Bueno by Chuzausen.