Volunteer with National River Cleanup®

COVID-19 UPDATE: American Rivers is monitoring the progress of COVID-19 and following the guidance offered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the public health departments of each state in which we are working.

We encourage volunteers to continue to stay informed of the situation, review and follow the CDC and your public health department’s guidelines. To know the status of a planned cleanup, contact the organizer of your cleanup or American Rivers at nrc@americanrivers.org.

Want to volunteer at a river cleanup? Search the map below to find an event near you!

American Rivers Hosted
Hosted by Other Organizers

List of cleanups:

Cattaraugus Creek Cleanup

05/28/2022
Gowanda, New York

Kawkawlin River Watershed Annual River Clean Up

06/04/2022
Bay City, Michigan

Stillwater County Community Waters Clean-Up

06/10/2022
, Montana

Alexandria Bay’s Love Our River Day

06/11/2022
Alexandria Bay, New York

Pyne Poynt River Clean Up!

06/11/2022
Camden, New Jersey

Friends of the Manitowoc River Watershed

06/11/2022
Manitowoc, Wisconsin

Leslie County Community Canoe Cleanup

06/11/2022
Wooton, Kentucky

Saranac River Clean Up

06/12/2022
Saranac Lake, New York

Boardman River Clean Sweep

06/15/2022
Traverse City, Michigan

Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute South Fork American Rivers National River Cleanup

07/19/2022
Moscow, Idaho

ZAP the Blackstone

08/27/2022
Lincoln, Rhode Island

Zap the Blackstone

08/27/2022
North Smithfield, Rhode Island

On-the-Water Clean Up

08/29/2022
Moorhead, Minnesota

Guadalupe River Fall Clean Up

09/10/2022
New Braunfels, Texas

Down the River Cleanup – 20th Anniversary

09/11/2022
Portland, Oregon

Upper Gallatin River Cleanup

09/11/2022
Big Sky, Montana

Palouse-Clearwater Environmental Institute South Fork American Rivers National River Cleanup

09/16/2022
Pullman, Washington

Clinton Clean Up

09/17/2022
Rochester Hills, Michigan