Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 8:30am to 11:30am EDT
Office of Resilience and Coastal Protection
Aquatic Preserve Program
The International Coastal Cleanup, Apalachicola Riverkeeper, Franklin County Departments of Parks & Recreation, and Solid Waste & Recycling will be sponsoring the 2019 Franklin County Coastal Cleanup on September 21, 2019 from 8:30 am – 11:30 am. This event coincides with the 2019 International Coastal Cleanup, where cleanups are organized in areas around the world. The Franklin County Coastal Cleanup includes two of Florida Department of Environmental Protection's Aquatic Preserves: Alligator Harbor and Apalachicola Bay. At the event, volunteers will be provided trash bags, gloves, data cards, snacks, drinking water, and a free t-shirt. The locations for the Franklin County Cleanup are listed on the flyer below.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.