Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


2019 Extreme Cleanup - Oregon Avenue and Wise Road
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

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


Join Rock Creek Conservancy for our 11th Annual Rock Creek Extreme Cleanup. Volunteers will clean-up the lands, banks, tributaries, and waters of Rock Creek throughout Maryland and D.C. Our goal is total stream cleanup of Rock Creek and its tributaries, the parks connected to Rock Creek, and the neighborhoods near Rock Creek where trash originates. We work closely with the National Park Service and Montgomery County Parks.

Date and Time: Saturday April 13, 2019 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Where: Volunteers will meet at Oregon Avenue and Wise Road, DC.

Leader Contact: This site is still in need of a leader. If you are interested in hosting here, please contact volunteer@rockcreekconservancy.org

What to Wear: Please dress appropriately for the weather. It may be chilly so dress warmly and in layers. Wear sturdy boots or sneakers, no sandals.

What to Bring: Trash bags and gloves will be provided. Feel free to bring your own tools and gloves if you have them. If you have trash grabbers or nets, please bring them. Students can earn SSL hours, but please bring needed forms. Bring water and any snacks that you may want.

Oregon Avenue


Site Type

Run/Creek/Stream

Location

County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia

Zip: 20015

Nearest City: Washington

GPS Coordinates: 38.961957, -77.052451

Directions

Directions: Meet at the NE corner of the Oregon/Military Road intersection. Parking can be found in the St. John’s parking lot, bearing right at the entrance. Type the GPS Coordinates 38.961957,-77.052451 into Google Maps for directions from your location.

Watershed Rock Creek
Sub Watershed
Facilities

Parking Capacity: 30

Restrooms are NOT 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: 40

Contact Info.

Rock Creek Conservancy

volunteer@rockcreekconservancy.org

Website

Suggestions

Please register for activities at the given website link.