International Coastal Cleanup at Soundview Park
Saturday, September 21, 2013
8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Join the Friends of Soundview Park and the Bronx River Alliance as they work to improve the health of the Long Island Sound and remove waterfront debris. All tools provided. Free and for all ages!
8:00 a.m. Early bird special! Low tide shore line clean-up
9:00 a.m. On-land & on-water clean-up (includes paddling)
11:45 a.m. Bike raffle by REI and lunch by Whole Foods
1:00 p.m. Paddling coastal clean-up trip from Soundview Park to Concrete Plant Park. Registration for this activity is required
2:00 p.m. Ecological restoration nature walk by the Natural Resources Group
2:00 p.m. Performances by Health People Kids at Waterwash ABC Wetland Park (OFF-SITE)
This event is organized by the Friends of Soundview Park and the Bronx River Alliance with support from Partnerships for Parks, NYC Parks, Natural Resources Group, The GYM Project, Whole Foods and REI. This event celebrates It's My Park Day, International Coastal Cleanup, Fifth World Parks Day and National Estuaries Day.
Shuttle service from the Morrison Avenue/Soundview Avenue 6 train station from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and returning back to the train after clean-up.