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Why We Take Care of the River

A new ad in the¬†Shelby County Reporter explains exactly why SouthWest Water Company takes care of the Cahaba River: so the river can take care of you. To help protect natural resources, scenic beauty, and biological diversity in the Cahaba River, SouthWest Water Company has invested over $10 million in our local utilities. This allows […]

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Rocksnail Discovered in Cahaba River

A rocksnail once thought to be extinct has been found living in the Cahaba River, scientists announced this week. Writing in the journal PLOS ONE, 26-year-old biologist Nathan Whelan, of the University of Alabama, reported finding the snail on a kayaking trip. He compared it to a specimen collected in 1881 and housed at the […]

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