Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge Annual Beach Cleanup Day

Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge will hold its annual beach cleanup day on Saturday, September 26, 2016. Registration will begin promptly at 8:00am in the Bateman Visitor Center parking lot. As participants sign in, teams will be formed and assigned a sector of the beach to clean. Refuge staff will provide transportation to areas of Assateague beach; beach parking is available on a first come basis for volunteers who wish to drive their own vehicles. Trash bags, gloves, reflective vests, data sheets, snacks and water will be provided. Please come prepared by dressing for the weather, packing bug spray, sunscreen, and wearing comfortable footwear. The cleanup is usually finished by early afternoon.

For more information, please contact Park Ranger Max Lonzanida at (757) 336-6122 ext. 2302 or email him directly at

Date and Time: 
Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 08:00 to 13:00
Contact Info: 
Max Lonzanida
757-336-6122 ext. 2302