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Potomac River Cleanup at Newtowne Neck State Park
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 14, 2018, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Come help keep the Potomac River clean! Newtowne Neck State Park is located on the Potomac River, so it is important that we keep our park clean of litter that can harm the river from Newtowne Neck to streams flowing through the Appalachians. Bring your whole family, groups are more than welcome! See you out there!

Newtowne Neck State Park


Site Type

River (Active since 2015)

Location

County: St. Mary's

State: Maryland

Zip: 20650

Nearest City: Leonardtown

GPS Coordinates: 38.2611, -76.7003

Directions

Directions: From Washington DC: Take I-495 South to Exit 7/ MD Rt. 5 South. Follow MD Rt. 5 South for approximately 30 miles. Turn right at MD 243 South/ Newtowne Neck Road. Park is at the end of road, approximately 2.5 miles.

From Baltimore, MD: Take I-97/MD Rt. 3/ MD Rt. 301 South for 54 miles. Turn left onto MD Rt. 5 South and continue for 33 miles. Turn right at MD 243 South/ Newtowne Neck Road. Park is at end of road, approximately 2.5 miles.

Watershed Lower Potomac
Sub Watershed St. Clements Bay and Breton Bay
Facilities

Parking Capacity: 30

Restrooms are available.

This site is suitable for children under seven.

This site is NOT suitable for the elderly.

This site is NOT suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues

Map

What To Expect


Details

This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 100

Contact Info.

Ranger Will James

william.james@maryland.gov

Website

http://dnr.maryland.gov/publiclands/Pages/southern/newtowne.aspx

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