Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


Big Neabsco Creek Cleanup at Eagles Park, Woodbridge: Prince William County
Cleanup Event

March 07, 2020, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Rain Date: March 14, 2020, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM


2020 Big Neabsco Watershed Cleanup
Neabsco Creek- Eagles Park

Join Prince William Trails and Streams Coalition, Woodbridge Potomac Community Civic Association, REI Coop, NOVA Geocache, Prince William Soil and Water Conservation District other partners for more water quality awareness in the Neabsco Watershed/

Come promote plastic pollution and water quality awareness in PWC. Come support water quality awareness campaign and give a treat to the beautiful Neabsco Creek which is close to the New Woodbridge Boardwalk and Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail.

This event is a good learning opportunity to residents and students who need community service hours. This event is open to residents of all ages to come see first hand impact of floatables as they make their way through the Potomac River into the Chesapeake Bay near the Julie J. Metz Neabsco Creek Wetlands Preserve in Woodbridge.

In 2019, 140 volunteers collected over 5100 pounds of trash ( 231 litter bags and 22 tires). This year more volunteers are needed for an impact in the community.
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Parking and signup location: Neabsco Eagles Park (15801 Neabsco Road, Woodbridge),


To register for this event, please visit:

docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfWlcbVHr6pI0BGnK4AGhfByiV0lXSsvv2Z1gC4_b7rLMJOKQ/viewform

For more information, contact :secretary@pwtsc.org

Come dress in boots or shoes that you will not mind to get dirty.

Neabsco Creek Eagles Park


Site Type

Run/Creek/Stream

Location

County: Prince William

State: Virginia

Zip: 22191

Nearest City: Woodbridge

GPS Coordinates: 38.592103, -77.272596

Directions

Directions: Eagles Park

Watershed Occoquan
Sub Watershed Neabsco
Facilities

Parking Capacity: 100

Restrooms are available.

This site is NOT suitable for children under seven.

This site is suitable for the elderly.

This site is NOT suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues

Wetland area that receives all the stormwater from the Neabsco Watershed. This area always has mines of trash dominantly plastic bottles after every storm.

Map

What To Expect


Details

This site is open to the public

RSVP is Required

Maximum Volunteers: 200

Contact Info.

Neil Nelson (email: secretary@pwtsc.org)

secretary@pwtsc.org

Website

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScOFrvfKN3fhd3LNm-3lbF_vAyiRDUYL55HWyRZXw_Ywk7xlQ/viewform

Suggestions

Address: Neabsco Eagles Park (15801 Neabsco Road, Woodbridge),