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Event Calendar

Fishing for Trash

Event Information

Date: Tuesday, 04/17/2018

Time: 6:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Fee: Free!

Age: All Ages

Contact Phone: 708.534.8499

Location: Monee Reservoir Visitor Center


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Photo by Cindy Cain

Event Details

Visit Monee Reservoir and help keep our preserve free of trash. Fishing line, as well as other debris, poses serious threats to wildlife when they become entangled in it, or swallow hooks or bits of plastic. Help us keep the preserves clean. To participate, stop by the concessions window, pick up a trash bag and gloves, and fill it with any trash you collect. Bring it back to the window and receive a free gift.

Event Requirements

No registration is required for this program.

Sidewalks are easily accessible; trails are on natural, uneven terrain. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 708.534.8499 or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.

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