SD River Park Foundation - RiverBlitz: Hike & Collect Data
Name: SD River Park Foundation - RiverBlitz: Hike & Collect DataDate: October 5, 2019Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM PDTEvent 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or call 619-297-7380.