Potomac Watershed Clean Up Initiative

Photo by Alan Lehman

HELP US KEEP THE POTOMAC TRASH-FREE

JOIN US AT NATIONAL HARBOR OR ALEXANDRIA WATERFRONT!

From May to October, we have volunteer cleanup events at National Harbor and at Oronoco Park at the Alexandria Waterfront and others throughout our Potomac and Shenandoah watersheds, including an annual Earth Day event at Oxon Run Park. Be part of a growing cadre of volunteers dedicated to improving access to our beautiful rivers! To participate, click on our Events Calendar for details on dates and waivers.

River Cleanup Volunteers

FOR NATIONAL HARBOR

Sign-in opens 30 minutes before event time. National Harbor Carousel Lot. We will meet at the Carousel at National Harbor (not far from the Capital Wheel, GPS Coordinates are 38.7862097, -77.0164488).

All volunteers will receive vouchers for complimentary parking in any of the National Harbor Garages or Carousel Lot (excluding the Gaylord Hotel and street meters), courtesy of our friends at National Harbor.

FOR ORONOCO PARK AT ALEXANDRIA WATERFRONT

Sign-in opens 30 minutes before event time at Oronoco Park.

Parking is available at the end of Madison Street, and additional parking is available around the park. Parking is free on Sundays.

These events are basic to our mission of enhancing public use and enjoyment of local rivers. Please join PRKN staff for a fun and productive morning on the beautiful Potomac.

Gloves and bags will be provided. Participants should bring drinking water and wear clothes they don’t mind getting dirty. Volunteers must complete a safety waiver and we encourage folks to do this in advance. Please bring a signed waiver to the event; waivers can be downloaded here.

HOPE TO SEE YOU AT A CLEANUP SOON!

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