East Windsor Township and The Watershed Institute Co-Sponsored Stream Cleanup at Etra Lake Park
Published on May 01, 2023
FOR RELEASE: May 1, 2023
East Windsor Township and The Watershed Institute co-sponsored, in cooperation with the Americorps Watershed Ambassador Program, a stream cleanup on Saturday, April 22 at Etra Lake Park on Disbrow Hill Road. Over 67 volunteers, young and adult, participated in the stream clean-up and collected over 365 pounds of trash and recyclables.
Mayor Mironov “thanked residents who participated in this worthwhile community cleanup effort at Etra Lake Park, as a terrific way to celebrate Earth Day and preserve our natural resources. The purpose of this cleanup was to remove litter from our local watershed streams, helping to keep our water sources clean and provide for cleaner and more environmentally healthy streams.”
The Watershed Institute works with residents, municipal, county and state leaders and local groups on a wide variety of initiatives and actions to protect and restore our water and natural environment in Central New Jersey through conservation, advocacy, science and education.
Mayor Janice S. Mironov, Council Members Peter Yeager and John Zoller and local volunteers participated in the 2023 East Windsor Township-Watershed Institute Annual Stream Cleanup at Etra Lake Park on Earth Day Saturday, April 22.