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Marine Debris Removal and Living Shoreline Maintenance
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Celebrate Earth Day every day with us and volunteer at Morris Landing Clean Water Preserve on Friday, May 12th from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Volunteers will work to remove marine debris from the estuarine shoreline, roadside and oyster shell. Volunteers will also help to maintain the living shorelines by replacing and adjusting oyster shell bags on the reef.
No special skills or knowledge are required. You will receive the basic training needed. Volunteers should bring a reusable water bottle, hat and sunglasses. Please dress for the weather in clothes that are comfortable and that you don’t mind getting dirty. Close toed shoes required. Gloves, boots, trash pickers and trash bags will all be provided. Children under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian with them.
All project supplies and equipment as well as a light lunch and refreshments will be provided. A portable toilet and parking are available on site.
Project made possible through support from our members, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, North Carolina Land and Water Fund, NOAA Marine Debris, The Orton Foundation and through state appropriated funding from NC’s Department of Environmental Quality.
The North Carolina Coastal Federation, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability in its programs or activities.