2013 Stream Clean-up Events

Organizing a River Clean-up and want to be included in the list below? Please email your event to iowater@iowater.net with the appropriate information (Event, Date, Site, Contact, Phone, Email, Comment / Website) and we will add your event to the list.

Upcoming events are listed below by month.

July   August   September  


Event: Cedar River Cleanup (Ellis Harbor, Cedar Rapids)
Date: July 20, 2013, 10 am - 1 pm
Site: Cedar River Ellis Harbor area in Cedar Rapids
Contact: Don Steichen
Meet at restrooms at Ellis Harbor

Event: Cedar River Cleanup
Date: July 27, 2013
Site:Cedar River (C57 to Island Park)
For more information, go to the Cedar River Festival website


Event: Lower Wapsipinicon River Cleanup
Date: August 23-25, 2013
Site: Wapsipinicon River
Contact: Melisa Jacobsen

Event: 4th Annual Walnut Creek Clean-Up
Date: August 31, 2013
Site: Walnut Creek (Colby Park - Windsor Heights)
Contact: Darren Fife


Event:  Iowa River Clean-Up 2013
Date: September 14, 2013
Site:  Iowa River from Iowa City to Hills
For more details, visit the Iowa River Clean-Up website

Event:  Wapsipinicon River Cleanup (Littleton and Chatham Historical Society)
Date: September 14, 2013
Site:  Cutshall Park to Otterville State Access
Contact Tony Bengston if you are interested in participating and to reserve a canoe.
tonybengston@yahoo.com or 319-415-1175

Event: 8th Annual Dragoon River Romp Cleanup - Boone County
Date: September 21, 2013
Site: Des Moines River
Contact: Lois Powers
Meet at Seven Oaks
Information and registration packet on Boone County website under Landfill and Keep Boone County Beautiful.
Must register; free of charge; canoes, transportation to and from site and lunch provided; limited to 100 on water, 45 on land.

Event: Upper Iowa River Clean-Up
Date: September 28, 2013
Site: Upper Iowa River
Contact: Chimney Rocks