Earth Day 2013

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Earth Day 2013

Izaak Walton League of America Headquarters
Izaak Walton League of America


Montgomery Village Foundation

 

 

The Montgomery County Volunteer Center promotes environmentally focused opportunities all April long.  
Get involved in park and stream clean ups as well as several invasive weed pulls.

Last year 3,918 people volunteered 11,698 hours at 103 separate locations in Montgomery County!

. . . Looking to stay involved in environmental projects?  Check out these opportunities in the coming months.

Wetland Plant Nursery Maintenance

Anacostia Watershed Society manages a small wetland plant nursery where they grow and care for many of the plants used in restoration work.  Help to take care of this nursery!  Work will include some planting, mulching, and other light maintenance. 

Paper Shredding and Recycling Events

The Montgomery County Division of Solid Waste Services Waste Reduction and Recycling Section is hosting a paper shredding and recycling event for Montgomery County residents to shred their confidential papers.

Rake the Lake

Volunteers will help clean trash and debris from Lake Whetstone and Whetstone Run. 

Check out these great new picture from Earth Month 2013!