• SD River Park Foundation - RiverBlitz: Hike & Collect Data

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    Name: SD River Park Foundation - RiverBlitz: Hike & Collect Data
    Date: October 5, 2019
    Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM PDT
    Event Description:
    Calling all volunteers with an interest in our River and a passion for the environment! Once a year, volunteer teams use a smart phone app to document trash and storm water debris the San Diego River. This point-in-time data allows us to measure the health of the riparian ecosystem and plan our cleanup strategies for the next year.

    This is a wonderful hands-on opportunity and a great way to make a difference for the future of the river and surrounding area. 

    Volunteers should be comfortable with hiking short distances, including going up and down embankments and ducking around and under vegetation. 

    • Open to volunteers ages 14 and up.
    • All tools and supplies are provided.
    • No experience necessary - training will be provided.
    • Community service hours can be verified.
    • Be sure to dress in clothes that can get a little dirty and wear closed shoes, no sandals or flip-flops allowed for safety reasons.
    • Bring plenty of water and sun protection.

    RSVP REQUIRED.  For more info and to RSVP, email volunteer@sandiegoriver.org or call 619-297-7380. 
    Location: The approximate address is 170 Town Center Pkwy, Santee, CA 92071 (Walmart Parking Lot).  Use this map link: https://goo.gl/tPNkXH Please drive into the Walmart parking lot.  Park at the North East corner of the lot.  Meet at the gazebo.  Look for SDRPF sign or representative.
    Contact Information:
    Marina Varano
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