Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


Quantico Creek Cleanup
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 14, 2018, 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM


Volunteers meet at 17757 Main St., Dumfries, Va 22026 in the Community Center. The Mayor will give a short briefing. Each Volunteer will be given supplies. Volunteers will be divided into groups and driven by Town staff to a particular location to pick up trash.

Quantico Creek Cleanup


Site Type

Run/Creek/Stream

Location

County: Prince William

State: Virginia

Zip: 22026

Nearest City: Dumfries

GPS Coordinates: 38.567104, -77.326987

Directions

Directions: From I-85 take I-95 N to exit 152B. Turn right on Route 1 S/Jefferson Davis Highway. Jefferson Davis Highway turns into Main St. On the left is 17757 Main St. Jeff Simpson Community Center.

From Washington DC take I-95 S to exit 152A towards Dumfries. Make a right on Route 1 S/Jefferson Davis Highway. Jefferson Davis Highway turns into Main St. On the left is 17757 Main St. Jeff Simpson Community Center.

Watershed Lower Potomac
Sub Watershed Chesapeake Bay
Facilities

Parking Capacity:

Restrooms are available.

This site is NOT suitable for children under seven.

This site is suitable for the elderly.

This site is NOT suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues

You will be driven by Town staff to the various destinations of the creek clean up.
Small boats and kayaks are welcome

Map

What To Expect


Details

This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 60

Contact Info.

Yvette Ragland

yragland@dumfriesva.gov

Website

http://www.dumfriesva.gov

Suggestions

We encourage boaters to bring their canoe if desired. Our creek really needs trash picked out. The cleanup will take place along Main St., Old Stage Coach Rd, Possum Point Rd, Mine Rd. Supplies will be given to each Volunteer. Volunteers will be divided into groups and be driven to a particular location. Filled trash bags will be picked up by Town staff and the Volunteers will be driven back to the Community Center. Lunch is provided.