IL/MO | Wood River Watershed Day: Stream Monitoring and Cleanup

2017 Wood River Watershed Day: Stream Monitoring and Cleanup RSVP HERE You are invited to join Illinois RiverWatch and One Mississippi on June 24th in Bethalto for water quality monitoring and trash pickup on Rocky Branch and East Fork of Wood River streams. These streams flow into Wood River Creek, which is on the Illinois EPA’s “impaired streams” list for polluted waters. Your assistance will help determine what the water quality of...

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IL/MO | Alton Citywide Litter Clean-Up

Please join this biannual effort to clean up the streets of our beautiful community! Sierra Club: Piasa Palisades Group and 1 Mississippi volunteers will be working on one location. We will be cleaning the Great River Road from the corner of State and Broadway, up river to the Welcome to Alton sign. This stretch is NOT kid-friendly (Email Sara for kid-friendly sites). Please wear layers and closed toe shoes. We’ll have water, bags,...

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IL/MO | McCully Heritage Project: Trash for Cash Highway Cleanup

Activities Kampsville / Description Joins us for our spring highway clean-up and help raise funds to support our recycling programs. The Calhoun Community Foundation is sponsoring their annual Trash-for-cash event. Participating groups will receive $2 for every bag of roadside trash collected within the county. The McCully Heritage Project will participate by collecting trash along the stretch of Route 100 from Kampsville to Crater Hollow...

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IL/MO | Kimmswick Kleanup

Wanna help clean up the banks of the Mississippi River? Join us on April 15th as we team up with Kimmswick Stream Team 4397 and other groups to gather litter and protect the Mississippi River! What YOU need to know: Wear long pants and closed-toed shoes Starting at 8am A light breakfast will be served. Gloves, bags, shirts, and your assignment will be issued at 8am. You will be volunteering along Rock Creek, the Mississippi River, and on...

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IL/MO | Mission:Clean Stream/GM Earth Day

Three Great Events. One Amazing Day VOLUNTEER Mission: Clean Stream. You can have a direct impact on the quality of the rivers and streams in your neighborhood. Sign up and come out to pick up trash and recyclables. Dress for the weather. Wear sturdy shoes. Bring a water bottle. See how fast your trash bag fills up and see how much better things look because you came out. LEARN GM Earth Day. Visit the festival at the heart of Mission Clean...

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