2017 Annual Pamlico-Tar Riverkeeper Cup Cleanup Challenge

JoinRiver clean up October 5 2008 015 Sound Rivers volunteers on Saturday, April 22nd (Earth Day)  to clean the Tar-Pamlico River! Last year Franklin County won the RIVERKEEPER® Cup Cleanup Challenge, but in 2017 its anyone’s game!

Will it be Washington, Rocky Mount, Greenville, or Tarboro? Come out to help clean and maybe YOUR city will win!


Date: Saturday, April 22th, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Washington**- Havens Garden Boat Ramp
Town Commons Boat Ramp
Shiloh Landing
Rocky Mount-
Battle Park Boat Ramp

Volunteer Sign-up (Not required, but helpful!!)

** The Washington cleanup is co-sponsored by the Arts of the Pamlico (view Flyer). We will be taking some of the “best” trash and turning it into art! Cash prizes. As an added bonus, 10% off coupons available for all participants from Backwater Jacks!

For up to date information, please visit our facebook event page. 
Please bring your canoe, kayak, or jon-boat along with a PFD. Bags will be provided and a limited amount of gloves will be available. Land cleanups will also be conducted in all cities.

Questions? Call 252-946-7211 or email volunteer@soundrivers.org.