Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Volunteers needed to help clean up Huron Creek area in Houghton June 21

Huron Creek in Houghton, Michigan, near Wal-Mart. A cleanup of the creek area will be held this Saturday, June 21. Volunteers are needed. (Photo © and courtesy Carol Korpela)

HOUGHTON -- Volunteers are invited to help with a cleanup of Huron Creek from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 21, in Houghton. The group will work downstream from Wal-Mart to Arby's picking up litter along the Huron Creek. Please come prepared (bug spray and sturdy boots, preferably rubber boots, are recommended).

The City of Houghton will provide rubber gloves, trash bags, and litter sticks. Snacks and refreshments will also be provided. If you have fishing nets with long handles, please bring them.

Meet at the north-east corner of the Wal-Mart parking lot near the stream crossing.

Call or text Carol at 281-6456 to sign up. Click here for the Facebook page on this event.

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