West Branch Riverbank Cleanup is April 27

Join a 2019 Great American Cleanup event by joining a rivertrail event this Saturday, April 27. 

The West Branch Susquehanna Riverbank litter cleanup  will be held in Wayne Township, Clinton County, on April 27 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Registration is requested by 12 noon, April 26.

Work alongside CleanScapes and Lock Haven University students as they collect litter and tires from a 2-mile wooded West Branch Susquehanna Rivertrail floodplain.

Volunteer teams will hike along the riverbank and collect litter and tires from the riverbank. Closed toed shoes are mandatory and waterproof boots are recommended (no bare feet or sandals). In addition, denim or canvas material pants should be worn (woody debris can be sharp – no shorts or leggings). An extra jacket, hat, sunscreen, socks and shoes are highly recommended. Shoes will get muddy.

Insect spray repellent, gloves, trash bags, safety vests and lunch provided to all registered participants.

A picnic-style luncheon will be served to volunteers at 1 PM.

To register, contact CleanScapes Project Director Elisabeth Lynch McCoy at clintoncountycleanscapes@yahoo.com or 570.726.3511.

Meeting location and driving directions will be provided after you register with CleanScapes.

Project partners, supplies and funding provided by CleanScapes members, Lock Haven University, Subway of Lock Haven, A-1 Portable Toilets, Clinton County Government,  ayne Twp. Landfill/Solid Waste Authority, PennDot District 2, the Clinton Co. Community Foundation, Weiss Markets, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, and event sponsorships provided by the Sons of Italy Lodge 146 and Brenda and Donald Lysle.

For more information on the 2019 cleanup schedule, click here.

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