National Public Lands Day - International Coastal Cleanup - Lake Powell

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Camp Helen State Park

The Lake Powell Community Alliance (LPCA) together with the St. Andrew Bay Resource Management Association (RMA), Friends of Camp Helen State Park, Bay County Audubon and our local neighborhoods invite you to participate in a community effort to cleanup Lake Powell. After the cleanup, learn about the LPCA’s conservation efforts and smile for a group photo. Free t-shirts and pizza will be given to the first 75 volunteers to register.

Individuals and teams are welcome. Participants will be given a choice of areas to clean up with access by walking, wading, boating, or paddling. So, JOIN the TEAM / KEEP it CLEAN.


Park entry fees will be waived for participants.

Event Time: 

Saturday, September 16, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:15pm CDT

Contact Info: 

Camp Helen State Park (850) 233-5059

Additional Information: 

Sign-in will begin promptly at 8 a.m. on Saturday, September 16th at the Lake Powell Park (boat ramp behind Publix) or at Camp Helen State Park. The cleanup will last until noon.

What to bring: closed-toed shoes, hat, sunscreen, 'grabber', work gloves, water, and snacks.

Please consider bringing your boat, canoe, kayak or paddleboard and join the armada of cleanup crews. If you do bring your watercraft, please bring required life jackets, whistle, and safety devices.

We will provide: vinyl gloves, garbage bags, data cards, coffee and donuts, water, and snacks.

Please see Participation Requirements.


8:00 - 9:00 am -- Sign-in and Orientation

9:00 - 12:00 noon -- Lake Clean-up

12:00 - Group Photo