Press Releases

July 12, 2022

National Waterways Foundation Launches New Website

Today, the National Waterways Foundation (NWF) has launched a new, improved website, The new site offers more simplicity and functionality for users, and highlights the NWF’s leadership, commissioned studies and state waterways profiles, press releases and news, video resources, and a Donate Now button.

May 24, 2022

New Study, Waterborne Competitiveness: U.S. and Foreign Investments in Inland Waterways

Provides conclusions for competitiveness and the national and economic security in the world market.

January 20, 2022

Waterways Remains Superior for Energy Efficiency, Lowest Emissions, Congestion Relief and Safety

Washington, DC -- The National Waterways Foundation (NWF) has commissioned an update of its
study comparing selected impacts of utilizing inland waterways barge transportation to highway
and rail transportation.

November 4, 2021

National Waterways Foundation Elects Trustee and Officers

Washington, DC – At its Board of Trustees meeting held November 2 in St. Louis, the National Waterways Foundation (NWF)