AZGFD, Looking for Volunteers

AZGFD, Looking for Volunteers

Volunteers needed for cleanup of popular recreation area on the Tonto National Forest 

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Jan. 12, 2015 

Volunteers are encouraged to come out for the 6th Annual Environmental Stewardship Trash Clean-up on Saturday, Jan. 17, along the Hewitt Station Road, east of Apache Junction.

This area in the northern Pima County foothills is a gateway to the Superstition Wilderness and is popular for target shooting and other recreation. Excessive trash and illegal dumping have prompted the need for the cleanup. Details are as follows:

WHEN: Saturday, January 17, 2015

TIME: 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

WHERE: Hewitt Station Road. The cleanup area is east of the City of Apache Junction. To get there, drive east on US Hwy 60 to Queen Valley Road, then drive north on Queen Valley Road 1.8 miles to Hewitt Station Road, then drive east on Hewitt Station Road 1.5 miles to the 2nd railroad crossing and registration area.

RSVP: Please let us know if plan to attend by contacting info@footprintsmatter.org or (480) 983-2171.

BRING: Please bring water, work gloves, hat, sunscreen, rake or shovel, and lunch. Wear long pants and sturdy shoes. Although lunch will not be provided, coffee and some food will be provided during registration.

So come on out lend a hand to our public lands. Every volunteer counts!

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