Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed

Potomac River Watershed Cleanup at Theodore Roosevelt Island *Closed-Volunteers No Longer Needed*
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 06, 2013, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Rain Date: April 14, 2012, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Support Alice Ferguson Foundation's 2013 Potomac River Watershed Cleanup by joining Potomac Conservancy in cleaning up Theodore Roosevelt Island.

*Site Closed Due to Overwhelming Volunteer Response. Thank You for Your Interest!*

Theodore Roosevelt Island
Also known as 'Theodore Roosevelt Island National Memorial'

Site Type



County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia


Nearest City: Washington

GPS Coordinates: 38.8921, -77.0612


Directions: Theodore Roosevelt Island is accessible only from the northbound lanes of the George Washington Memorial Parkway. The entrance to the parking lot is located just north of the Roosevelt Bridge.

Southbound traffic: take Theodore Roosevelt Bridge to Constitution Ave. Take a right on 23rd St. and cross Memorial Bridge. Once on the bridge, bear right to return to the G.W. Parkway.

The closest Metro Station is Rosslyn.

Watershed Middle Potomac
Sub Watershed

Parking Capacity: 100

Restrooms are available.

This site is suitable for children under seven.

This site is suitable for the elderly.

This site is suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues


What To Expect


This site is open to the public

RSVP is Required

Maximum Volunteers: 100

Contact Info.

Anna Wadhams



Volunteers are advised to carpool to this site, as parking is limited. The parking lot to Theodore Roosevelt Island is accessible via Northbound George Washington Memorial Parkway only.