Potomac Watershed Trash Summit

9th Annual Potomac Watershed Trash Summit
November 7, 2014
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Optional field trip 2:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Convening at: Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center
University of Maryland
Stadium Drive, College Park, MD 20742
Click here for full directions
Nearest Metro: College Park-U of MD (Green Line)
Free shuttle to student union

Agenda: Click here for a brief agenda.
Lunch and light refreshments served throughout the day

Registration: Register online by November 5th
$50 – Early Bird rate until October 10th. $75 afterward*
$15 – Optional field trip

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Cannot attend, but want to donate? Click here to make a donation, and below Payment Information section select “Trash Free Potomac Watershed Initiative” when asked what you want your donation to be designated toward.

*We value diverse viewpoints. If registration costs prevent you from attending, please email trash@fergusonfoundation.org to discuss other payment options. A limited number of scholarships are available.

For more information please email Clara Elias, Trash Free Potomac Watershed Initiative Program Manager, at celias@fergusonfoundation.org or call 301-292-5665.

Trash Summit Background

The Potomac Watershed Trash Summit is a gathering of key stakeholders to educate, dialogue, plan and take action on strategies that lead to a Trash Free Potomac Watershed. This event provides a venue for elected officials, citizens and youth leadership to collaborate on strategies to eliminate trash from our waterways, communities, streets and public lands – including regional public policy, model Best Management Practices, business actions, and public education.

The Alice Ferguson Foundation (AFF) is coordinating this effort to address our serious regional trash problem from a watershed-wide approach in collaboration with a diverse network of key leaders and decision makers on federal, state, local and non-governmental They collectively showed support and commitment to work together to address this important issue.

Read the Summary of the 2013 Trash Summit here.

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