Telling the Stories of Buzzard Point

Telling the Stories of Buzzard Point

At the last HerChesapeake meeting, three powerful women talked about their work in protecting a community threatened by pollution and rapid development in the heart of Washington, D.C. Alisha Camacho, an independent filmmaker working in the Anacostia River watershed, discussed how she got involved in telling the story of Buzzard Point. With the help of community leader Rhonda Hamilton and activist Kari Fulton, Alisha is creating a documentary to show how the community of Buzzard Point is fighting for accountability from developers and local government while facing a barrage of environmental injustice.

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