September 30, 2008

For Immediate Release

It’s Our River Day! Fox Rescue River Clean-Ups

John J. Duerr Forest Preseve: South Elgin 9:00 am- 12:00 pm

Fox River Shores Forest Preserve: Carpentersville 8:00 am- 11:00 am

The Friends of the Fox River are hosting River Clean-Ups at three watershed locations. All are welcome to collect trash and beautify the shores and waters of our river. Please dress appropriately with gloves and sturdy footwear. For further information please contact us at 815 356 6605.

Friends of the Fox River’s mission is “… to preserve, restore and protect the Fox River Watershed’s resources by connecting people with nature through education, research, restoration and advocacy.”