Arlington Fairfax Chapter

of the

Izaak Walton League of America

Watershed Conservation Activities


Adhoc Adopt A Stream Cleanup of Bull Run

July 2009

Location : Upstream of the Ordway Road bridge

Arlington Fairfax Chapter Members Ned Foster and Vinnie Caporale are currently working an Adopt A Stream project on Bull Run to remove some of the larger and more difficult items from the stream. So far they have removed more than 600 pounds of shopping carts, tires and other trash from the stream.
July 3rd
1 Mountain Bike
2 Shopping Carts
2 Bags of Misc Trash
Weight Collected July 3rd - 300 lbs

Ned Foster wrestles with a plastic shopping cart embedded in the mud The end of the day haul
July 12th
1 Vehicle exhaust assembly
3 Shopping Carts
4 Automobile Tires
3 Bags of Misc Trash
Weight Collected July 12th- 300 lbs
Vinnie Caporale and Ned Foster surrounded by some of the trash pulled from Bull Run Colin Riley waiting to load the collect trash onto Neds truck

Click on this link for information about our next scheduled Adopt-A-Stream cleanup of Bull Run.

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