Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


Cherrywood Lane--Greenbelt
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

March 29, 2020, 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM


EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

Cherrywood Lane--Greenbelt
Also known as 'Indian Creek near Beltway Plaza'


Site Type

Run/Creek/Stream (Active since 2020)

Location

County: Prince George's

State: Maryland

Zip: 20770

Nearest City: Greenbelt

GPS Coordinates: 39.00101, -76.91022

Directions

Directions: Heading west on Greenbelt Road (MD 193), turn right onto Cherrywood Lane just past Beltway Plaza. In first block, turn right into Beltway Plaza parking lot behind Planet Fitness. This parking area is just before the Shell gas station.

Heading east on Greenbelt Road (MD 193), turn left onto Cherrywood Lane just before Beltway Plaza. In first block, turn right into Beltway Plaza parking lot behind Planet Fitness. This parking area is just before the Shell gas station.

Watershed Anacostia
Sub Watershed Indian Creek
Facilities

Parking Capacity: 50

Restrooms are 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 Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 50

Contact Info.

Tom Taylor

tomtaylor0401@gmail.com

Website

Suggestions

Participants should wear boots or sturdy shoes that you don't mind getting muddy. Participants also should wear long pants, a long-sleeved shirt, socks, and a hat to protect against ticks. Participants should do a thorough tick check following the cleanup.

Bring work gloves if you have them, but we also will have gloves at the site. We also will have trash bags at the site.





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