De-Trash the Wabash is a biannual volunteer event focused on removing trash and restoring the health of the Mighty Wabash River. Volunteers walk the banks of the river, removing abandoned bikes, old appliances, tires, clothing, traffic cones, and other debris in order to improve water quality.
9 am - 12 pm
Tapawingo Park, West Lafayette
Free pizza lunch at noon - remember to bring your water bottle!
• Use caution when handling broken glass or other sharp objects
• Do not disturb any barrels or drums with liquids inside them. Car batteries, jugs of oil, and pesticides are also considered hazardous and will need to be disposed of separately. Call someone on the contact list and report your location.
De-Trash the Wabash is sponsored by the Tippecanoe County Partnership for Water Quality (TCPWQ), Wabash River Enhancement Corporation (WREC), Tippecanoe Solid Waste Management District, and Wabash Riverkeeper Network.
Questions? Email Amanda Estes at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 765-807-1817.