Chena River Cleanup

Clean-up Information

Fairbanks Paddlers
River: Chena River
Contact Phone: (907) 488-3205
Event Date & Time: 07/21/2021, 05:30 pm

We will meet at the Pioneer Park boat launch area (off Peger Road just south of the bridge) at 5:30 p.m., set shuttle to Pike’s Landing, and plan on launching from Pioneer Park promptly at 6:00. Once on the water people travel more or less at their own pace, stopping to pick up trash on the riverbanks. Parts of the river are lined with homes, and we will probably not want to trespass on those places. Usually, we will finish up and have everybody out of the water by 9:00 or 10:00.

Trash bags will be provided. Participants should bring mud boots, raincoat, gloves, warm clothes, extra clothes, mosquito repellent, drinking water and something to snack on as well as some sort of craft to paddle. Don’t forget your life-jacket!

Our cleanup effort will not be insured by ACA and current membership in Fairbanks Paddlers is not required. All you need is a boat and a life jacket, and a willingness to pick up trash.

For more information contact Alan Batten at alanbatten@acsalaska.net, or at 488-3205.

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