Let’s talk trash, or more specifically, litter.
Last year, my friend texted me asking if I wanted to help her pick up trash in a park. Not exactly the message most people would want to receive, but my friends know me well. Apparently, my reputation as a litter picker-uppper endures.
I recently got an email from Lowell George, American Rivers‘ National River Cleanup Manager, about teaming up on a contest to, you guessed it, pick up litter. How could I turn her down? But this is no ordinary litter cleanup. Lowell and I are adding a twist. Think scavenger hunt.
Are you having flashbacks to your youth? We hope so, because this is going to be fun! It’s an invitation—an opportunity to clean up your favorite trail, park, riverbank, or neighborhood. If you have kids, we encourage you to invite them along. It’s a great stewardship activity for all ages.
And like any good scavenger hunt, there are prizes. [Continue Reading]