Southbank Riverwalk Cleanup with St. Johns Riverkeeper

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Southbank Riverwalk Cleanup with St. Johns Riverkeeper

Mar 19 at 9:00 am11:00 am

We’ll meet at MOSH! Cleanup will take place along the Southbank Riverwalk.

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Who is St. Johns RIVERKEEPER?

St. Johns RIVERKEEPER is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the protection and restoration of the St. Johns River and its watershed. We advocate for protective policies and sensible solutions, raise awareness and educate youth, activate citizens to get involved, and provide a collective voice for our river. More info or join at stjohnsriverkeeper.org. Watch our video, “Voice for the River” to learn more.

What to Wear/Bring:

– Wear clothing that can get dirty!
– Close-toed shoes are required. Rain boots, work boots, or waders can be helpful.
– Bring a hat, sunscreen, bug spray, and water.
– Disposable gloves are provided, but bring your own work gloves for more protection.

Safety Precautions:

– Everyone must sign a liability waiver to participate.
– An adult must accompany youth under 18 years of age.
– Stay together and work in teams of at least two people.
– Watch your footing, avoid steep embankments, and use caution when walking through tall grass or brush.
– Do not use your bare hands to pick up broken glass or sharp items. Trash grabbers will be available.
– Leave hazardous items, such as syringes or dead animals, in place and notify the Site Captain.
– Do not try to pick up items too heavy for you to lift. When in doubt, don’t try and seek help.
– Respect wildlife and keep your distance.
– Take breaks as needed, protect yourself from the sun, and drink plenty of water.
– Make sure trash bags are not too full to close and secure.
– Keep tires separate from the trash bags

Details

Date:
Mar 19
Time:
9:00 am – 11:00 am
Event Category:

Venue

MOSH
1025 Museum Circle
Jacksonville, FL 32207 United States
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Phone
(904) 396-6674
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