Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


2019 Extreme Cleanup - Fort Reno
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 clean up Fort Reno.

Date and Time: Saturday, April 13 2019 from 10:00-12:00

Where: Volunteers will meet near Alice Deal Middle School at 3815 Fort Dr NW, Washington, DC 20016. Street parking is available. The site is also a short walk from the Tenleytown Metro Station

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 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.

Fort Reno


Site Type

Run/Creek/Stream

Location

County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia

Zip:

Nearest City:

GPS Coordinates: 38.952976, -77.075076

Directions

Directions: Volunteers will meet at the corner of Belt Road NW and Donaldson Pl NW. The site is in close proximity to the Tenleytown Metro stop and street parking is also available.

Watershed Rock Creek
Sub Watershed
Facilities

Parking Capacity:

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 is Required

Maximum Volunteers: 50

Contact Info.

volunteer@rockcreekconservancy.org

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