75 volunteers helped Love A Sea Turtle clear debris, clean up River Park North from the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew, assemble monofilament recycling containers, and stencil 47 storm drains on Make A Difference Day. Thank you Center for Leadership and Civic Engagement, Eco-Pirates, Boys & Girls Clubs, and our Turtle Team!
Our River Guardians project engages students, schools and hub sites located on or near 4 river basins throughout North Carolina. New sites include Forsyth Country Day School, Bath Elementary School, River Park North and North Carolina Estuarium!
We’re holding Shark Day at River Park North on Wednesday, April 20. A Shark Film Festival with rotating films and documentaries will take place throughout the day. In the evening, local shark expert, Chuck Bangley, will speak in the auditorium at River Park North. Wendy Benchley will follow via Skype and take questions from the audience. For more information, contact River Park North at 252-329-4560. Seating is limited.
Love A Sea Turtle will partner with River Park North for MLK Day of Service from 9am-3pm on January 19. We will clean the park and trails, remove invasive species, and share a Monday meal together.