Waterway Cleanup

The waterways in the District can accumulate trash and debris from many sources.   The District sponsors voluntary waterway cleanups in each of the 12 counties with Keep Florida Beautiful affiliates as well as Marine Industry Associations and others.   Eligible applicants may be funded in accordance with Rule No. 66B-2.016 of the Florida Administrative Code. 

Click the websites below for the waterway cleanup organization in your county.
Please volunteer and help us keep Florida's Waterways clean and safe.

Keep Jacksonville Beautiful Cleanup Events
St. Johns River Celebration Cleanup March 16, 2019 8 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Various sites around Duval County
International Coastal Cleanup September 21, 2019 9 a.m. - 11a.m. Various sites around Duval County
For more info: http://www.coj.net/departments/environmental-and-compliance/clean-it-up,-green-it-up/keep-jacksonville-beautiful-(kjb).aspx

Palm Coast Intracoastal Waterway Cleanup
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZiKqxqruCYQ
This short video focuses on the City of Palm Coast's Annual  Intracoastal Waterway Cleanup event. Every September brings the  great opportunity for you to get involved in the fun, meaningful and practical exercise of helping us keep Palm Coast shining!
For more information visit: http://www.palmcoastgov.com/events/intracoastal-cleanup 


Volusia County
St. Johns River Cleanup
April 2019
Halifax/Indian River Cleanup September 2019

Click here to learn more

Boaters, scouts, civic organizations, environmental groups, businesses and individual volunteers are encouraged to join in the effort to remove trash and debris from the St. Johns River. 

Keep Brevard Beautiful’s
Annual Trash Bash:
April 6, 2019, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
St. Johns River Cleanup: 
International Coastal Cleanup: 
http://www.keepbrevardbeautiful.org

It’s that time of year again!   As part of the Great American Cleanup, KBB’s Trash Bash partners each year with local cities to help organize volunteers and remove trash from their areas.  To get involved, find the details for your community below at the website above and contact the Team Leader to register.

Indian River County
Keep Indian River Beautiful
http://www.keepindianriverbeautiful.org
April 20, 2019 - Oslo Boat Ramp Cleanup
April 27, 2019 - Sebastian Lagoon Cleanup
September 21, 2019 - International Coastal Cleanup

Treasure Coast: Indian River, St. Lucie and Martin Counties

Saturday, July 27, 2019
Annual Treasure Coast Waterway Cleanup
http://www.tcwaterwaycleanup.com/


Up to 125 miles of waterways in Martin, St. Lucie & Indian River counties will be cleaned  Since 2008, more than 7,500 volunteers and more than 2,200 boats have removed > 67 tons of trash from Treasure Coast waters.  Your support and sponsorsorship or volunteer hours are critical for the continued success of this great community event.

Miami-Dade County Waterway Clanup
Baynanza - Biscayne Bay Cleanup Day, April 13, 2019 9AM-Noon

https://www8.miamidade.gov/global/service.page?Mduid_service=ser1516206542736138
Baynanza is a celebration of Biscayne Bay and its significance as one of our most important ecological systems in South Florida. While Baynanza includes more than 25 great events throughout March and April, the event that has become nearly synonymous with this celebration is the Biscayne Bay Cleanup Day.