Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


2019 Extreme Cleanup - Picnic Area 6
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 13, 2019, 10:00 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 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Where: Volunteers will meet at Picnic Area #6 in Rock Creek Park near the intersection of Beach Drive NW and Military Rd NW. A parking lot is available.

Leader Contact: This site still needs a leader.

What to Wear: Please dress appropriately for the weather. It may be chilly so dress warmly and in layers if necessary. 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.

Picnic Area 6 - Rock Creek Park


Site Type

Park

Location

County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia

Zip:

Nearest City:

GPS Coordinates: 38.963308, -77.045864

Directions

Directions: Close to the intersection of Beach Drive and Military Rd NW in Washington, DC

Watershed Rock Creek
Sub Watershed
Facilities

Parking Capacity: 50

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: 40

Contact Info.

volunteer@rockcreekconservancy.org

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