Backyard Session - Chippewa River clean-up

Event type: 
Backyard Sessions
Friday, September 21, 2012 (All day) to Sunday, September 23, 2012 (All day)
Event Street Address: 
Chippewa River
Eau Claire

Chippewa Falls Boy Scouts will be hosting a cleanup of the Chippewa River. Over 100 Scouters will be spending 8 hours paddling different sections of a 40 mile stretch of the river. Master Educator and Trainers will be on the river with the scouts educating them about Leave No Trace Ethics. Over 800 service hours will be contributed to the Chippewa falls Community over the course of the weekend. Outdoor enthusiast and conservationist are invited to join the Scouts for this project. Every participant will leave with a basic understanding of the 7 ethics of Leave No Trace through awareness sessions as well as special concerns for the Lakes Region that they live in. The group will come together on Saturday night for a Dutch oven feast and campfire.

Host Contact Name: 
Luke McNeese
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