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National Public Lands Day Clean Waterways Trash Cleanup at Anacostia Park

  • Anacostia Park 1900 Anacostia Drive Washington, DC, 20020 United States (map)

Spend your Sunday morning making a difference with some of the best local and national partners around!

Join Potomac ConservancyAnacostia Riverkeeper, and a few other friends listed below in celebrating National Public Lands Day, the single largest volunteer effort for public lands in the nation. 

This community celebration will feature food, fun, and a trash cleanup at one of our favorite local spots, Anacostia Park. If this year is anything like the last, you will be joining over 75,000 volunteers at more than 2,100 public land sites in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico to do your part for these national treasures.

There's more! We are also excited to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Wild & Scenic Rivers, a national system established to keep rivers healthy and free flowing, by helping clean and protect your local waterway.

Reserve your tickets now for this grand celebration of natural resources- You will not want to miss out!

Don't forget to also check out other partner organizations for this event at the bottom of the page. They are doing some amazing work for clean water and public lands across the nation!

Earlier Event: September 23
DC State Fair
Later Event: September 25
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