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Wood River Watershed Day is this coming Saturday. The National Great Rivers Research and Education Center and 1 Mississippi invite you to participate in the event held at Steve Bryant Park in Bethalto, from 9am to 3pm. Watershed Day will include water quality monitoring and trash pickup along the creek.
Lunch will be provided from noon to 1pm for the first 30 volunteers. Illinois River Watch Coordinator Matthew Young told the Big Z all about the event:
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The event is free and open to anyone eager to help improve the local environment. Groups and families are encouraged to attend. Registration is required for Watershed Day, and you can do so by calling 468-3220.