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Watershed Cleanup at Great Seneca Extension Stream Valley Germantown.
May 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cleanup around the lake area. Meet at the intersection of Grassy Knoll Terrace and MidCounty Highway. Park in the grassy area at the side of the road.
Dress for the outdoors in layers. Long sleeve shirts and pants and hiking boots recommended. Use sun protection and bug spray. SSL hours are provided to eligible students. Trash bags and gloves will be provided.
Follow COVID 19 guidelines of social distancing and masking
- County: Montgomery
- Site Type: Other
- Watershed: Upper Potomac
- RSVP Required: Yes
- Suitable for children under seven?: No
- Suitable for elderly?: No
- Who should participants contact for questions?: Minita Benipuri, Ishaan Bhardvaj
- Phone/Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Suitable for disabled?: No
- Maximum Volunteers: 40
- Parking capacity: 20
- Restrooms available?: No
- Notes: Excellent opportunity for MCPS students to earn SSL hours. Elementary school students can us this opportunity to gain volunteer experience. Please dress appropriately for messy outdoor activity and being in wooded terrain. Some suggestions - 1) Dress in layers - pants and long sleeve shirts, sturdy boots, hats, gloves etc. 2) Carry water, snacks. Use sunscreen, bug spray etc. 3) Zipped fanny packs work well for keys, glasses, cell phones and cameras. 4) NEW - Follow COVID-19 protocols. Maintain social distance. Mask wearing is recommended. 5) Gloves, trashbags and hand sanitizer will be provided, . Trash bags and gloves will be provided, however you can bring rakes and trash pickers if you desire.
- Directions: COMING FROM GAITHERBURG, ROCKVILLE TO GERMANTOWN ON 270. 270 North. Take Exit 13 A to Middlebrook Road. Right on Mid County Hwy. End of the road is Grassy Knoll Terrace. COMING FROM FREDERICK TO GERMANTOWN ON 355 355 South. Left on Middlebrook road. Right on Mid County Hwy. End of the road is Grassy Knoll Terrace. MEETING LOCATION - Junction of Grassy Knoll Terrace and Mid County Highway in Germantown, MD - 20876.