Event 2017 - Saturday, February 18, 2017
Due to the ongoing San Antonio River Improvements Project, we will NOT be headquartered at Mission County Park or cleaning the Mission Reach Area until construction is complete.
Here's what you need to know to help pitch in with the Basura Bash Annual Waterways Clean-up Event
Volunteers will collect trash from the banks of San Antonio area waterways listed below:
- Saturday, February 18, 2017
- Registration and breakfast: 8 - 9 a.m. (generally - check with your clean up leader for your site)
- Waterways Clean-up: 9 a.m. - noon
Various parks and other areas along the waterways as indicated below.
View Basura Bash Cleanups in a larger map
Trash is carried to our rivers and creeks by storm drainage, run-off, and careless human beings.
When registering, volunteers should choose the waterway area they wish to clean. Long pants, gloves, shirt sleeves and closed shoes are recommended. Trash bags are provided.
For more information about registration and breakfast or Basura Bash, email us or call (210) 858-8520.
ALL GROUPS must complete a Group Liability Release Form, sign and bring it to the event.
Individuals must also complete an Individual Liability Release Form and turn it in prior to participating.
Lets keep it safe! Download the Safety Awareness Memo which includes a list of potential hazards, recommended protective gear and equipment, and tips to ensure safe cleanup event. Please share this information with your team.
View high detail Area Clean-Up Maps of the included waterways (includes individual zones).
YOU THE VOLUNTEER make this effort a success!