Calendar of Cleanup Events

May 2016

Project Name: Huron River Coordinated Cleanups
Event Date: May – October (ongoing)
Watershed: Huron River
County: Washtenaw, Monroe
Contact: Jason Frenzel, Huron River Watershed Council, Ph: (734) 769-5123, jfrenzel@hrwc.org

Project Name: 6th Annual Ottawa County Cleanup Event
Event Date: May 7th
Watershed: Grand River
County: Ottawa
Contact: Pat McGinnis, City of Grand Haven, Ph: (616) 842-3210, pmcginnis@grandhaven.org

Project Name: Iron River Cleanup
Event Date: May 14th and 15th (with additional dates in September – see below)
Watershed: Iron River
County: Iron
Contact: Ronald Basso, Iron River DDA, Ph: (906) 265-4719, ron@bassoandbasso.us

Project Name: 12th Annual Boardman River Clean Sweep
Event Date: May 28th (with additional dates in July – see below)
Watershed: Boardman River
County: Grand Traverse
Contact: Steve Largent, Grand Traverse Conservation District, Ph: (231) 883-9960, slargent@gtcd.org

June 2016

Project Name: Huron River Coordinated Cleanups
Event Date: May – October (ongoing)
Watershed: Huron River
County: Washtenaw
Contact: Jason Frenzel, Huron River Watershed Council, Ph: (734) 769-5123, jfrenzel@hrwc.org

Project Name: Betsie River and Platte River Clean Sweep
Event Date: June 2nd and 11th
Watershed: Betsie and Platte Rivers
County: Benzie
Contact: John Ransom, Benzie Conservation District, Ph: (231) 882-4391, john@benziecd.org

Project Name: 2016 River Clean Up Project
Event Date: June 4th and 18th (with additional dates in July, August, and September – see below)
Watershed: St. Joseph, Rocky, Fawn, and Portage Rivers
County: St. Joseph
Contact: Carolyn Grace, St. Joseph County Conservation District, Ph: (269) 467-6336, carolyn.grace@macd.org

Project Name: Little Black Creek Clean Up
Event Date: June 16th (with additional dates in August – see below)
Watershed: Little Black Creek
County: Muskegon
Contact: Lori Doody, City of Muskegon Heights, Ph: (231) 733-8830, LDoody@cityofmuskegonheights.org

Project Name: 8th Annual Cass River Cleanup
Event Date: June 25th
Watershed: Cass River
County: Tuscola
Contact: James Kratz, Tuscola Conservation District, Ph: (989) 673-8174, jim.kratz@mi.nacdnet.net

July 2016

Project Name: Huron River Coordinated Cleanups
Event Date: May – October (ongoing)
Watershed: Huron River
County: Washtenaw
Contact: Jason Frenzel, Huron River Watershed Council, Ph: (734) 769-5123, jfrenzel@hrwc.org

Project Name: 12th Annual Boardman River Clean Sweep
Event Date: July 8th
Watershed: Boardman River
County: Grand Traverse
Contact: Steve Largent, Grand Traverse Conservation District, Ph: (231) 883-9960, slargent@gtcd.org

Project Name: 2016 River Clean Up Project
Event Date: July 9th and 23rd (with additional dates in August and September – see below)
Watershed: St. Joseph, Rocky, Fawn, and Portage Rivers
County: St. Joseph
Contact: Carolyn Grace, St. Joseph County Conservation District, Ph: (269) 467-6336, carolyn.grace@macd.org

Project Name: 21st Annual Shiawassee River Cleanup
Event Date: July 30th
Watershed: Shiawassee River
County: Shiawassee
Contact: Larry Johnson, Shiawassee County Health Department, Ph: (989) 743-2392, ljohnson@shiawasseechd.net

August 2016

Project Name: Huron River Coordinated Cleanups
Event Date: May – October (ongoing)
Watershed: Huron River
County: Washtenaw, Oakland, Monroe
Contact: Jason Frenzel, Huron River Watershed Council, Ph: (734) 769-5123, jfrenzel@hrwc.org

Project Name: 2016 River Clean Up Project
Event Date: August 6th and 20th (with additional dates in September – see below)
Watershed: St. Joseph, Rocky, Fawn, and Portage Rivers
County: St. Joseph
Contact: Carolyn Grace, St. Joseph County Conservation District, Ph: (269) 467-6336, carolyn.grace@macd.org

Project Name: Little Black Creek Clean Up
Event Date: August 11th
Watershed: Little Black Creek
County: Muskegon
Contact: Lori Doody, City of Muskegon Heights, Ph: (231) 733-8830, LDoody@cityofmuskegonheights.org

Project Name: Healing the Bear River Cleanup
Event Date: August 13th
Watershed: Bear River
County: Emmet
Contact: Al Hansen, Petoskey Department of Parks and Recreation, Ph: (231) 347-2500, ahansen@petoskey.us

September 2016

Project Name: Huron River Coordinated Cleanups
Event Date: May – October (ongoing)
Watershed: Huron River
County: Washtenaw
Contact: Jason Frenzel, Huron River Watershed Council, Ph: (734) 769-5123, jfrenzel@hrwc.org

Project Name: 2016 River Clean Up Project
Event Date: September 10th
Watershed: St. Joseph, Rocky, Fawn, and Portage Rivers
County: St. Joseph
Contact: Carolyn Grace, St. Joseph County Conservation District, Ph: (269) 467-6336, carolyn.grace@macd.org

Project Name: Au Sable River Cleanup
Event Date: September 10th
Watershed: Au Sable River
County: Crawford, Roscommon, Oscoda
Contact: Rick Harland, Grayling Charter Township, Ph: (989) 348-4361, rharland@twp.grayling.mi.us

Project Name: Lansing Rivers Cleanup
Event Date: September 10th
Watershed: Red Cedar, Sycamore Creek, Grand River
County: Ingham
Contact: Michelle Beloskur, Ingham Conservation District, Ph: (517) 676-2290, michelle.beloskur@macd.org

Project Name: 13th Annual Mayors’ Grand River Cleanup
Event Date: September 10th
Watershed: Grand River
County: Kent
Contact: Mike Lunn, City of Grand Rapids, Ph: (616) 456-3000, mlunn@grcity.us

Project Name: 21st Annual Thornapple River Clean-up
Event Date: September 17th
Watershed: Thornapple River
County: Barry, Kent, Eaton
Contact: Sarah Nelson, Barry Conservation District, Ph: (269) 948-8037, sarah.nelson@macd.org

Project Name: 10th Annual Macatawa River Cleanup
Event Date: September 24th
Watershed: Macatawa River
County: Ottawa
Contact: Kelly Goward, Macatawa Area Coordinating Council, Ph: (616) 395-2688, kgoward@the-macc.org

Project Name: Iron River Cleanup
Event Date: September 24th
Watershed: Iron River
County: Iron
Contact: Ronald Basso, Iron River DDA, Ph: (906) 265-4719, ron@bassoandbasso.us

October 2016

Project Name: Huron River Coordinated Cleanups
Event Date: May – October (ongoing)
Watershed: Huron River
County: Washtenaw
Contact: Jason Frenzel, Huron River Watershed Council, Ph: (734) 769-5123, jfrenzel@hrwc.org

Project Name: 2016 Krazy for the Kazoo
Event Date: October 1st
Watershed: Kalamazoo River
County: Calhoun
Contact: Tiffany Welsh, City of Battle Creek, Ph: (269) 966-0712, tawelsh@battlecreekmi.gov

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