Central Florida Chapter

The Surfrider Foundation is a grassroots, non-profit, environmental organization that works to protect our oceans, waves, and beaches. Founded in 1984, Surfrider Foundation’s most important coastal environmental work is carried out by Surfrider Foundation’s 60 chapters located along the East, West, Gulf, Puerto Rican, and Hawaiian coasts. More Details
September 24, 2010

International Coastal Clean Up

September 25th 2010: RSVP at the Facebook Event Page

Help us clean up the St. Johns! Volunteer and roll up your sleeves. Lets see how many pounds of garbage we can collect in 2 hours! See you there!
St. Johns RIVERKEEPER Sites:
– Hollybrook Park (210 Leland Street. Jax, 32254)
– Northbank Riverwalk (YMCA)
– Wayne Stevens Boat Ramp

More sites & info: http://www.coj.net/Departments/Environmental+and+Compliance/Clean+It+Up+Green+It+Up/2010+Florida+Coastal+Cleanup.htm

Putnam County Sites:
A clean up of the St. Johns River and the following locations:

Veteran’s Park, East Palatka
East Palatka Boat Ramp
Browns Landing
Murphy’s Island

The adventure begins on the 25th at 8:00 a.m. Palatka Riverfront, Veterans Park where supplies for registrants will be distributed to commence the morning activities. We will need volunteers to assist with the clean up, and volunteers with boats which will enable us to get to Murphy’s Island.

For more information, please call Program Coordinator (WAV) Jose Artigas at (386)290-5316 or Keep Putnam Beautiful at (386)325-9598, email wavflaglerputnam@sjrwmd.com or kpb@palatka.fl.gov.

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