Report by Larry Stone:
More than 60 adults and youth gained a greater appreciation of the Turkey River last Saturday at Turkey River Rocks! sponsored by Iowa Rivers Revival and a great group of local hosts and supporters. IRR board members Jerry Peckumn and Susan Heathcote were part of the crew for this special day of river activities that began in Elkader with a welcome by Elkader’s Mayor Robert C.… Read more ›
What’s Project AWARE? Think RAGBRAI, but with a splash of ecotourism, a focus on river cleanup, and a whole lot of fun!
Little Turkey, Turkey & Volga Rivers (July 9-16, 2011)
- River Miles: 88 miles
- Participants: 429
- Sponsors: 104
- Trash Recycled: 96% (62,082 lbs)
- Total Trash Removed: 64,722 lbs (32 Tons)
Project AWARE is a volunteer river cleanup. Take part and you’ll be among hundreds of volunteers cleaning up the river, having fun, and making a difference in your watershed.
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