SECOND ANNUAL STREAM CLEANUP IN HARRISONVILLE

Saturday, October 16, 2021

8 am—noon            Harrisonville, MO

Location:  City of Harrisonville Street Department

 1403 S Independence St., Harrisonville, MO 64701

Make a difference!

Please join our community as we come together with friends, neighbors, scouts, organizations, city officials, and others in cleaning the waterways of Town Creek, Muddy Creek, and their tributaries and by removing nearby invasive bush honeysuckle.

Schedule:

8:30   

 Register at information table 

            Breakfast snacks and drink

            Stream/watershed information available

9:00  

Pick up trash along stream corridor or

    remove exotic invasive Japanese bush honeysuckle.

11:00  

Stream monitoring demonstration (by Missouri Stream Teams)

    learn what the “bugs” (benthic macroinvertebrates)

    in the stream tell us about the quality of the water.

11:30  

Lunch and socializing 

Bring your family and your own reusable bottle of water.  Wear appropriate clothing and shoes.  Safety training, gloves, trash bags and loppers will be provided. 

 

The State of Missouri COVID-19 guidelines are recommended 

This event is sponsored by

 City of Harrisonville Public Works Division and Parks & Recreation

South Grand River Watershed Alliance (SGRWA)

Missouri Stream Teams

Contact us with questions at

www.sgrwa.org or http://ci.harrisonville.mo.us/ ccuningham@harrisonville.com

 or 816-380-8964


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