Cleanup History

The Annual Potomac River Watershed Cleanup has become a decisive catalyst for progress that ignites people throughout the watershed with the Alice Ferguson Foundation’s community spirit. The largest regional event of its kind, the Cleanup provides a transforming experience that engages citizens and community leaders and generates momentum for change.

Thank you to all the volunteers! We sincerely appreciate your dedication to service and commitment to clean water, safe lands, and healthy lives.

The 2016 28th Annual Potomac River Watershed Cleanup Results

  • 265 Events
  • 9,465 Volunteers
  • 334,952 Total Pounds of Trash
  • 1,003 Tires
  • 14,280 Cigarettes
  • 31 Syringes/Sharps
  • 16,116 Plastic Bags
  • Read more here.

Thank you to our 2016 Corporate Champions for sponsoring last year’s event