Press release submitted by Scott Co. Soil & Water Conservation District|
JOIN US FOR A PRESENTATION ON:
XStream Cleanup and iLivehere
Paula Webinger, Education Specialist, Waste Commision of Scott County
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Noon – 1 p.m.
Bettendorf Fire Station-Surrey Heights Location
5002 Crow Creek Road, Bettendorf, Iowa
Paula will discuss Xstream Cleanup from its beginning in 2003 through the event's eleventh anniversary last week with volunteers removing about 33,209 pounds of debris from area waterways and illegal dump sites. She will also cover this year's successful effort to remove invasive plants from natural area sites throughout Scott County.
Formerly Keep Scott County Beautiful, iLivehere was formed in 2008 as Waste Commission of Scott County's environmental outreach program. iLivehere is a Keep America Beautiful affiliate and shares KAB's mission: empowering individuals to take greater responsibility for their community environment. iLivehere helps coordinate community cleanups, provides cleanup supplies, loans event recycling containers and coordinates MAKE it YOURS—a cleanup adoption program.
The Partners of Scott County Watersheds will be hosting this monthly educational lunch forum. Lunch will be provided for a $5 donation. Please RSVP to Dan McNeil, Watershed Coordinator, Scott County Soil and Water Conservation District at (563) 391-1403 x304 or email@example.com
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