join Sustainable Tallahassee's Water Resources Committee for a cleanup day at
Lake Henrietta Park.
Henrietta Park was originally constructed by Leon County as a regional
stormwater management facility in 2000-2001 to mitigate flooding and improve
water quality within the Munson Slough.
runoff from much of Tallahassee drains to and through Lake Henrietta,
depositing trash and sediment collected along the way. Despite the utilitarian function of the
facility, the park has become a popular destination for birds and bird watchers
as well as other outdoor enthusiasts who take advantage of the multiuse trail.
bags and a portable restroom will be on-site. You will need to bring your own
drinking water, insect repellent, sunscreen, closed-toe shoes and a hat.
is located at 3305 Springhill Rd, but space is limited so it is recommended to
call or text Charley Schwartz, Sustainable Tallahassee board member, at 251-716-6218
in advance. This event coincides with the Southside Big Clean & Day of
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