Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


2019 Extreme Cleanup - Fort Bayard
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.

Event: Volunteers will help remove trash from Fort Bayard Park

Date and Time: Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Where: Volunteers will meet near at Fort Bayard. Limited street parking available.

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. We also encourage volunteers to wear a hat.

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.

Weather/Cancellation Policy: All participants will be notified via email at least 12 hours before the event start time if an event is canceled due to inclement weather. If you do not hear from us you should assume the event will occur as scheduled. All cancellations will be updated

Fort Bayard


Site Type

Park

Location

County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia

Zip:

Nearest City:

GPS Coordinates: 38.955172, -77.091341

Directions

Directions: Street parking is available around the Park.

Watershed Rock Creek
Sub Watershed
Facilities

Parking Capacity:

Restrooms are NOT 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: 25

Contact Info.

volunteer@rockcreekconservancy.org

Website

Suggestions

This is a private event. Check out bit.ly/Extreme2018 for a list of our public cleanups.