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Stream Steward's Fall Clean Up

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ORGANIZATION: National Park Service

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.

Join First State NHP and The Nature Conservancy on Saturday, October 1, 2022, from 10:00 am to noon for an in-person watershed cleanup in First State National Historical Park’s Brandywine Valley unit. Volunteers are needed to help protect the watershed by picking up trash and debris in and around the streams that feed into the Brandywine Creek in First State. Adults, families and groups are welcome but advanced registration is required and will be limited to the first 50 people.


To begin the registration process, please send an email to FirstState@NPS.gov using "Volunteering at Fall Cleanup" in the subject line and providing the following information:

  • Name(s) of participant(s)
  • Age of participant(s)
  • Contact information (email and phone number)

Volunteers will meet in the parking lot of The Pilot School in north Wilmington and will be provided with plastic gloves and trash bags. Please dress for the weather and wear clothes and shoes that you don't mind getting dirty and wet. This event is held rain or shine.


This event is part of the River Days celebration as part of the Alliance for Watershed Education of the Delaware River.

Start Date - 2022-10-01

End Date - 2022-10-01

Activities include: Conservation Education;Soil/Watershed

Difficulty_Level: Not Difficult

Hosts Housing Amenities: No Housing/Amenities Available

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Mission Statement

The National Park Service preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. The Park Service cooperates with partners to extend the benefits of natural and cultural resource conservation and outdoor recreation throughout this country and the world.

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The U.S. National Park Service, www.nps.gov, cares for special places saved by the American people so that all may experience our heritage. We care for more than 400 national parks and help communities preserve their historic places and open spaces.

CAUSE AREAS

Arts & Culture
Environment
Sports & Recreation
Arts & Culture, Environment, Sports & Recreation

WHEN

Fri Sep 30, 2022 - Sat Oct 01, 2022
05:00 PM - 04:59 PM

WHERE

The Pilot School 208 Woodlawn RoadWilmington, DE 19803

(39.79613,-75.53931)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Saturday

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