Volunteers posed for a group shot along the Wekiva River before heading out to cleanup! | Ellen Westpfahl River cleanups are hard work. Volunteers walk long distances picking up and carrying all sorts of trash. They hack through brush and thorny bushes to get trapped bottles and wrappers. They make their way across river banks… Read more »
Volunteers cleaned up 500 tires from the Merrimack River! | Clean River Project We arrived early to the volunteer check-in site on the morning of our cleanup. With plenty of time to set-up before volunteers were expected to arrive I took a seat on a bench overlooking the Charles River. As I sipped my coffee… Read more »
The 2013 photo contest winner: Antietam Creek Rubbish Roundup – Hagerstown, MD | Susan Simonson It’s time to submit your river cleanup photos for the 2014 National River Cleanup Photo Contest! This is one of my favorite times of year with National River Cleanup. All spring, summer, and fall I hear from you about river… Read more »
National River Cleanup joined Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. for their 10th river cleanup on the Winooski River in Waterbury, Vermont.
National River Cleanup and Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. took part in river cleanups in New York City, Miami, and Los Angeles during the month of September.
Cox Conserves volunteers about to set off along the river to clean up! | Lisa Powell – Dayton Daily News One of my favorite weekend activities is hopping on my bike and peddling down to the waterfront for a bike ride. As I ride down the path I pass picnicking families, joggers, dog walkers, and… Read more »
We look forward to seeing you! Thank you for registering for the Keurig Green Mountain River Cleanup Event! We’re excited for you to join us in giving back to the community and restoring this important environment. We will be in touch soon with specific information about your volunteer shift. If you have any questions please… Read more »
An REI volunteer surveys the trash collected from the boat launch on the Juniata River Water Trail | Peter Roquemore Rivers are focal points in communities and river cleanups draw volunteers from all walks of life. One of my favorite parts of a river cleanup is meeting people and learning their motivations for volunteering their… Read more »
Visitors can learn about how the Trash Interceptor works while watching it cleanup the water! | Brendan Baker Every time I go out on the water I end up with a few pieces of trash in my boat that I scooped up as they floated by. Most paddlers or anglers I know carry a trash bag… Read more »
Frank Masterman contemplating the issues impacting the Rock River in Illinois | Frank Masterman National River Cleanup® is happy to release the 2014 Organizer’s Handbook. The handbook is a provides you with a step-by-step process for planning and keeping track of your river cleanup which makes it easy if this is your first cleanup and provides… Read more »