Project Clean Stream will kick off on September 11th, 2020 with cleanups taking place across the watershed, and will run through Fall of 2020! Click Here to Find A Cleanup Near You! Click Here to Register A Cleanup If you are looking to volunteer or register an event in
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Volunteers cleaning trash during Project Clean Stream cleanup in 2008. Photo courtesy of Kim Hairston. We were knee-deep in a small, murky stream in Richmond, Virginia, and our trash bags were prematurely heavy. Barely ten meters from our starting point at a road culvert, our bags contained countless food wrappers, Styrofoam cups, cans
Project Clean Stream 2016 Results Show Best Year Ever! Largest number of volunteers and biggest Chesapeake impact since 2002 launch Project Clean Stream volunteers hold bags of trash collected at cleanup event. Download the full press release (.pdf) Annapolis, MD (June 10, 2016) The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay
On September 14, Alliance’s Richmond office participated in the 14th Annual James River Regional Cleanup in the Bellemeade Community in Richmond’s southside. A wonderful group of 48 volunteers removed 68 bags of trash along with multiple bike frames, tires, and even grass hula skirts from the creek and the neighborhood. In total more
This spring the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay held its 12th annual Project Clean Stream bringing together communities and watershed organizations for stream and neighborhood cleanups throughout the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. Project Clean Stream is an annual stream cleanup that gets volunteers involved with their local neighborhood and the environment and builds personal stewardship
The Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay’s Project Clean Stream returns on April 2nd to kick off its 13th year of helping residents across the Chesapeake watershed become stewards of their local streams and rivers. What began Baltimore in 2002 as a small local stream cleanup, Project Clean Stream has grown into the largest regional
The Alliance has been working hard with partners and residents for the past three weeks to install 13 rain gardens and BayScapes for homeowners in the Bellemeade Community. This project is taking place as part of the larger Goode’s Creek Coalition’s Walkable Watershed Project. The Alliance has been partnered with the City of
Project Clean Stream volunteer Shalisa Hutt poses with her daugher and nephews during cleanup of the Coty Cox Branch of the Wicomico River in Salisbury, Md. Photo courtesy of Chesapeake Bay Program. Project Clean Stream had an amazing turnout for 2014! This year 7,500 volunteers helped restore over 260 sites in the
This year (2014) marked another record setting year for Project Clean Stream. With over 7,000 volunteers at 250 cleanup sites we were able to bring in over 425,000 lbs of trash! As we continue to grow each year, it’s essential to thank our sponsors and volunteers. Read Our Volunteer Thank-You Project Clean Stream
October 18, 2012 Tweets about “#CleanWaterAct” Today, 40 years ago in 1972, the Clean
Over the last few months, working for the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, I have had a chance to experience how local watershed and citizen groups and volunteers work together and respond to a cause like Project Clean Stream. Our partners, local and regional groups like Blue Water Baltimore, the Sassafras River
The Alliance works hard throughout the year planting trees, organizing trash cleanups, and engaging citizens, local governments and businesses to work towards a cleaner, healthier Chesapeake Bay. Your support helps us continue this vital work. Donate today to help get the job done! » Post by Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay.
The Alliance is restoring and promoting the conservation of the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed rivers, streams, and forests through programs that span throughout all six Chesapeake Bay states and Washington, D.C. These programs are encompassing, and include everything from tree plantings to elected official engagement, from public mass scale trash cleanups to environmental science
BELIEVE IN CLEAN WATER Your donation will go directly toward Alliance programs that improve water quality, including tree plantings, stream cleanups, and rain garden installations. BELIEVE IN THE FUTURE Your donation will ensure that your children, grandchildren, and all future generations have clean water and a healthy environment to live in. Dear Friend of the