Fri, Aug 11|
Petoskey State Park Cleanup in Petoskey, MI
On the shining shores of Lake Michigan, let's tackle stop #2 with some marine debris removal on the Ultimate Great Lakes Cleanup Road Trip!
Time & Location
Aug 11, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM EDT
Petoskey, 2475 M-119, Petoskey, MI 49770, USA
About the Event
THE ULTIMATE GREAT LAKES CLEANUP ROAD TRIP: 5 LAKES, 1 WEEK
This is Stop #2: Lake Michigan on the Ultimate Great Lakes Cleanup Road Trip happening August 9-14, 2023 to raise awareness about marine debris in the Great Lakes. Great Lakes Great Responsibility Founder Meag Schwartz is the winner of the Chevy Fast Trax Your Future Contest and will be using the 2024 Chevy Trax to haul supplies to this cleanup as she pursues her dream of cleaner, fresher water in the Great Lakes!
WHAT TO KNOW:
- Cleanup materials will be provided, but we welcome you to bring your own gloves, buckets & trash grabbers.
- Dress for the weather and wear sturdy footwear.
- Anyone & everyone is welcome! Be prepared to clean up litter with like minded individuals who are passionate about making the Great Lakes more inviting for everyone to enjoy them responsibly. Get ready to laugh and have a great time!
- This is a rain or shine event. In the event of severe weather or other unforeseen circumstances, check our social media pages for cancellations.
WHERE WILL WILL MEET:
- Use the main entrance, then meet us in the main paved parking lot along the beach. (follow the signs and look for the turquoise tent!)
MEET YOUR HOST:
Great Lakes Great Responsibility is a dynamic nonprofit committed to preserving the pristine beauty of the Great Lakes and fostering environmental education through tangible efforts. Our mission revolves around taking action along the picturesque shorelines and within the vibrant communities surrounding the Great Lakes. By tackling the pressing issue of marine debris head-on, we empower individuals to make a meaningful impact on behalf of our invaluable freshwater resources.