|Event: Volunteer Event - Jupiter Ridge Natural Area|
|Location: See Directions Below|
|Start Date/Time: Wednesday, March 15, 2023 9:00:00 AM|
|What: Trash removal from mangroves along Intracoastal Waterway|
Where:1800 S. U.S. Highway 1 - Jupiter
Site Information: discover.pbcgov.org/erm/NaturalAreas/Jupiter-Ridge.aspx
Duration: 9 a.m. to noon (We are transporting volunteers several miles to the cleanup site – please arrive no later than 9:10 a.m. – otherwise you’ll miss your ride!)
Directions: From I-95 exit at Donald Ross Road – head east on Donald Ross Road to U.S. Highway 1 – turn left and head north on U.S. Highway 1 for roughly 2.5 miles – the entrance to the natural area is located on the west side of U.S. Highway 1 (just north of the Bluffs development).
Additional Information: Volunteers should wear clothing they don’t mind getting wet or muddy. We will be removing trash from mangroves along the Intracoastal Waterway. Please wear closed-toed shoes to protect your feet from oysters and sharp rocks. Restroom facilities are not available at the natural area. The Department will supply tools, gloves, and refreshments for the volunteers. Event participation is limited to the first 12 volunteers who register.
Registration: The volunteer projects are designed for volunteers ages 16 and older. Volunteers 15 and under must be accompanied by parent or guardian. Volunteers can register for an ERM event by calling 561-233-2426 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks for helping the Department keep Palm Beach County clean and green.