Updated: Oct 21, 2019
Happy Earth Day everyone! Today is the one day of the year, where we hope everyone can do their part to help clean up our planet. Even if it’s just one, tiny piece of trash you pick up, you’re making a difference! You’re stopping that piece of trash from ending up in a river to the ocean, from ending up forever in the digestive tracts of sea turtles or corals; you’re making an impact!
This Earth Day, through ConserVANtion, we decided to put on our, Earth Day Run Challenge: A Plogging Event. We had 16 wonderful volunteers show up to brave the slushy, cold, cloudy, rainy day. Together, we picked up over 15 pounds of garbage along our local Riverwalk in Canon City, Colorado. We had volunteers from 4-H, the Bureau of Land Managemen