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Potomac Watershed Cleanup at Fletchers Cove
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 13, 2019, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Join Potomac Conservancy, The Alice Ferguson Foundation, and The National Park Service, in a spring cleaning on the Potomac River!

We will collect trash and debris from Fletchers Cove to celebrate The Alice Ferguson Foundation’s 31st Annual Potomac Watershed Cleanup Day, where hundreds of volunteers throughout the region will be stepping up to fight for clean water.

To register, head to www.potomac.org/events.

Fletchers Cove
Also known as 'Fletchers Boathouse'


Site Type

River

Location

County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia

Zip: 20007

Nearest City: Washington

GPS Coordinates: 38.91926, -77.10192

Directions

Directions: Fletcher's Boat House is located 2 miles North of Key Bridge and 1 mile South of Chain Bridge, at the intersection of Reservoir Road and Canal Road. You will know you have reached the entrance to Fletcher's when you see the Abner Cloud House, an old stone building, which is adjacent to the canal.

From 495, take the Glen Echo exit. You will be on the Clara Barton Parkway. Follow the Clara Barton Parkway until it becomes Canal Road at Chain Bridge. Continue on Canal Road until the entrance of Fletcher's at Canal and Reservoir.

From 66 East, take the Rosslyn exit to Key Bridge. Take a left onto Canal Road after crossing over Key Bridge. Bear left at Foxhall to stay on Canal Road, and continue onward until the entrance of Fletcher's at Canal and Reservoir.

Watershed Accotink
Sub Watershed
Facilities

Parking Capacity:

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

Map

What To Expect


Details

This site is open to the public

RSVP is Required

Maximum Volunteers: 100

Contact Info.

Kyaira Ware

ware@potomac.org

Website

https://potomac.org/pc-events/2019/4/13/potomac-watershed-cleanup-at-fletchers-cove-

Suggestions

Potomac Conservancy will bring gloves, trash bags, and trash grabbers.
Participants only need to bring a reusable water bottle, and wear layered clothing with close-toed shoes.