The annual Hiwassee River Clean Up will be held Saturday.
Those wishing to participate should meet at the Hiwassee/Ocoee State Park near the Gee Creek Campground. The clean up will be held from 9 a.m. until noon, after which a picnic lunch will be provided.
Participants should wear bright clothing, sturdy footwear and gloves. Trash bags and pickup will be provided.
For more information contact 423 478-5451 or visit the www.hiwassee.net website.
Event sponsors include the U.S. Forest Service, Tennessee State Parks, TWRA, TVA, Springtown Community Support Group and Trout Unlimited.