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Anchorage Waterways Council 31st Annual Anchorage Creek Cleanup17293_10153882579076393_4961201869270243195_n

Saturday, May 9 through Saturday, May 16

Join the Anchorage Waterways Council, in partnership with Alaska Center for the Environment, for this year’s annual creek cleanup from May 9th to 16th. Slots are filling up quickly, so register your team now to get your time and place!

Started in 1984 by Mayor Tony Knowles, this event has a rich history in protecting, restoring, and enhancing our city’s diverse waterways. Talk with your workplace, organization, or club about getting a team together to join in this important effort.

Visit the Anchorage Waterways Council for more information and to sign up!

About ACE

Alaska Center for the Environment (ACE) is Alaska’s largest, statewide conservation advocacy organization, supported by thousands of individuals and families. In 2012, Alaska Youth for Environmental Action, Alaska Conservation Alliance and Alaska Center for the Environment merged to create a stronger organization with shared experience and resources.


Alaska’s world-class ecosystems and incredible natural resources sustain our families, communities, and cultures. By connecting with Alaskans on these shared values, we can protect and sustain a healthy environment and chart the future we want for our children and grandchildren.


Alaska Center for the Environment engages and empowers Alaskans to protect and conserve the natural resources that support our unique quality of life for current and future generations. ACE cultivates environmental leaders, educates the public and decision makers about key environmental issues, and mobilizes diverse Alaskans to advocate for sound environmental policies.

Learn more about us here, find us on Facebook, and sign up for our mailing list to stay up to date on conservation issues in Alaska.