World Oceans Day The Tampa Bay Way

Volunteers are needed to protect Tampa Bay! Bring your kayak, canoe, paddleboard, or motorboat to help remove litter and debris from the Hillsborough River Watershed. Of course, volunteers are always needed to remove litter from the shoreline on foot. Help preserve Tampa's beautiful waterways and improve its community by choosing from one of the locations below.

June 11, 2016

Saturday, June 11, 2016

10 Locations to join:

USF Riverfront Park (USF STUDENTS & EMPLOYEES ONLY) - 6200 E Fletcher Ave., Tampa, FL 33637

Riverhills Park (CANOES & KAYAKS ONLY) - 401 S Riverhills Dr, Temple Terrace, FL 33617

Water Works Park (CANOES & KAYAKS ONLY) - 1710 N Highland Ave, Tampa, FL 33602

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Picnic Island Park - 7409 Picnic Island Blvd, Tampa, FL 33616 (WALKERS WELCOMED)
*This location allows for volunteers who have their own dive equipment, kayak or canoe to help with litter removal on and in the water.  

Registration: 8:30 a.m.

Cleanup start time: 9:00 a.m.

What To bring

  • Sunscreen
  • Hat/Sunglasses
  • Protective footwear (close-toed)

Keep Tampa Bay Beautiful will provide trash bags, water and soft gloves. Promotional giveaways available while supplies last.

To register for the event or download the FREE Marine Debris Tracker APP, click here.