Dia del Rio 2014

Help protect the Rio Grande and its bosque

When

This event has already happened.
Oct 18, 2014
08:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Where

Rio Grande Nature Center State Park
2901 Candelaria NW
Albuquerque, NM 87107
505-452-5200

Description

 

Register:

Registration starts mid-September. Please logon to www.rei.com/albuquerqueLeaving www.cabq.gov, click for disclaimer or call 247-1191 to register.

The first 80 people to pre-register will receive a free t-shirt the day of the event, courtesy of REI!

Activities During the Dia del Rio event include:

  • A variety of conservation activities such as revegetation, trail work, and trash pickup.
  • There will be activities appropriate for all ages, from trail work to trash pickup.
  • Projects will take place in the Rio Grande Valley State Park on the east side of the river from I-40 to Montano.

 

At the end of the event, make sure to stick around for a fabulous prize drawing!

Bring:

Gloves, sun protection, a sack lunch, and plenty of water. Free snacks will be provided during morning sign in.

Other ways to help on Dia del Rio:

Organize your own bosque cleanup:

Do you live near the bosque? Or do you have a favorite area near the river? Organize your own clean up the day of the event. Open Space will provide trash bags and haul off the collected trash. Call 452-5216 or email [email protected] to sign up your group for your own cleanup.

Sponsors:

This event is sponsored in part by the Open Space Alliance, the West Central Alliance of Neighbors, the House of Bread, and Michael Thomas Coffee.

Price

Free