Polk County Conservation

Earth Day Collegiate Battle

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This event occurred in the past.


Calling all sports fans! Gather your friends and family, throw on your favorite team gear, and kick off Earth Day in one of our county parks in a battle against litter, invasive species, and your closest collegiate rival! We will give Brown's Woods and adjacent roadways a spring cleaning mixed in with some friendly competition. Tailgating/picnicking is welcome in the park following the event. Registration required by Friday, April 19th.

No experience necessary and all equipment provided for the listed events. Dress for the weather. Wear long pants, sturdy closed-toe shoes and gloves (provided if you do not have a pair), and bring a refillable water bottle. 

REGISTRATION REQUIRED FOR EACH EVENT. Detailed meeting locations, workday information, and equipment will be provided to those registered. To register for these event, visit apps.polkcountyiowa.gov/communityservices. A step-by-step guide for navigating this volunteer registration portal is available on the volunteer tab of the homepage. 

Please contact conservationvolunteers@polkcountyiowa.gov if you are registering for a group, prefer to bypass the application process, or have questions or concerns regarding this event.


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12130 NW 128th St
Granger, IA 50109

P: (515) 323-5300
F: (515) 323-5354

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