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Click on a location on the map to view our cleanup locations and register for 22nd Annual Spring River Cleanup!

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Class III: These locations have a ton of trash and need lots of help! You will be busy all morning!

Class II: These locations typically have plenty of trash, but not as much as a Class III location. You may have a more moderate intensity cleanup.

Class I: These locations still need your care and attention, but the workload may be lighter and less intense.

Volunteer this Earth Day Map PinBring Your Own Boat: Participants bring their own canoes. Registration is required!

The rivers need your help! This Earth Day, April 22nd, join Milwaukee Riverkeeper's 22nd Annual Spring River Cleanup to help improve the health of our beautiful waterways. Register today!

Milwaukee Riverkeeper provides gloves, trash bags, and a FREE T-SHIRT to every volunteer!

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ICYMI: Milwaukee's Environmental Collaboration Office hosted a fantastic Milwaukee Water Week from March 20-24, complete with ice-cream socials, bus tours, river hikes, and a visit from Mayor Barrett at Good City Brewing. Friday afternoon Mayor Barrett spoke about the importance of clean water and making Milwaukee a water-centric city. He also proclaimed Friday, March 24, 2017, officially Cheryl Nenn Day! For the past 14 years, Cheryl has worked tirelessly as our Riverkeeper to protect clean water in our Milwaukee River Basin and ensure our rivers are swimmable and fishable for future generations. Thanks for all you do Cheryl Nenn! ...

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