Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


Greenbelt Stream Cleanup
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 29, 2018, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM


Cleanup of Greenbelt stream in partnership with Mishkan Torah synagogue.

We will be doing a cleanup of the area around a stream that runs near the Greenbelt town center. The area is very muddy, so participants should wear boots or sturdy shoes that you don't mind getting muddy. Participants also should wear long pants, a long-sleeved shirt, and a hat to protect against ticks. Participants should do a thorough tick check following the cleanup.

Bring work gloves if you have them, but we also will have gloves at the site. We also will have trash bags at the site.

Still Creek


Site Type

Run/Creek/Stream (Active since 2016)

Location

County: Prince George's

State: Maryland

Zip: 20770

Nearest City: Greenbelt

GPS Coordinates: 38.989105, -76.880087

Directions

Directions: Location is on Hanover Drive adjacent to Greenbelt East Recycling Center and Greenbelt Dog Park. These directions start from Greenbelt Road (MD 193).

Heading east on Greenbelt Road:

--Turn right onto Hanover Parkway
--Turn right onto Hanover Drive
--Drive a short distance straight ahead and you will see many yellow and green
dumpsters labeled "Paper Retriever"
--Turn onto the service road that runs to the right of the dumpsters
--Turn right into office complex parking lot, where you will find ample parking.

Heading west on Greenbelt Road:

--Turn left onto Hanover Parkway
--Follow same directions as above

Watershed Anacostia
Sub Watershed Still Creek
Facilities

Parking Capacity: 50

Restrooms are NOT available.

This site is NOT 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: 50

Contact Info.

Tom Taylor

tomtaylor0401@gmail.com

Website

Suggestions

We will be doing a cleanup of the area around Still Creek, one of three streams that run through Greenbelt. The area is very muddy, so participants should wear boots or sturdy shoes that you don't mind getting muddy. Participants also should wear long pants, a long-sleeved shirt, and a hat to protect against ticks. Participants should do a thorough tick check following the cleanup.

Bring work gloves if you have them, but we also will have gloves at the site. We also will have trash bags at the site.

Bring your own water bottle and water.





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