Public invited to May 5 cleanup party at Lower Chatanika State Recreation Area
(Fairbanks, AK) –The Northern Area Alaska State Parks Citizens Advisory Board along with members of the Haystack community invite the public to join them for a cleanup party at the Lower Chatanika State Recreation Area on Saturday, May 5. This event hosted by Haystack community members occurs the first Saturday in May each year.
Bags, gloves, and hand tools will be provided. The cleanup will begin at 10 a.m. at Olnes Pond at Mile 10.5 of the Elliott Highway. After cleaning Olnes Pond, participants will move to Whitefish Campground at Mile 11 of the Elliott Highway. Work will conclude in the early afternoon with a potluck at the Whitefish Campground covered picnic shelter.