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Get your friends, family,  and co-workers together – April is Earth Month and we’re taking the River by storm! For the past 28 years groups of volunteers from all walks of life have joined Friends of the Los Angeles River to clean and beautify the LA River.

April is Earth Month you have three Saturdays – April 15th, 22rd, & 29th – and more than a dozen sites to choose from along the entire course of the LA River.

Join the movement – get your group together and sign up today!

To participate group volunteers must turn in a completed waiver at the CleanUp.

Upper River | April 15 | 9 am – 12 noon

Bette Davis Picnic Area | Sepulveda Basin @ Balboa Blvd
Tujunga Wash @ Haines Canyon Channel

Mid River | April 22 | 9 am – 12 noon

Arroyo Seco Confluence | Bowtie Parcel @ Fletcher Dr | The Frog Spot | Los Feliz Blvd
Marsh Street Nature Park | Steelhead Park | Sunnynook Footbridge

Lower River | April 29 | 9 am – 12 noon

Compton Creek @ Artesia Metro Station | Compton Creek @ Del Amo Metro Station
Golden Shore Marine Reserve | Willow Street Estuary

The CleanUp is made possible by our sponsors

2017 CleanUp Sponsors

 Need to Change your Registration?

If you’ve already registered your group and need to change the CleanUp site, number of volunteers in your group or have to cancel please email or call 323.223.0585.

Organizer Resources:

Are you looking for fliers and graphics to promote the Great LA River CleanUp? We’ve got you covered. You can download fliers and graphics online or get everything you need by downloading the CleanUp Organizer Kit.

Click here to download the CleanUp Organizer kit

Click here to view promotional material online


Participants must complete a waiver to participate in the CleanUp. Groups and organizers are not responsible for participant safety. Please ensure your volunteers bring their completed waivers to the CleanUp.

Click here to download the FOLAR waiver package

Volunteers at the Tujunga Wash @ Haines Canyon Channel, Compton Creek @ Artesia Metro Station, Compton Creek @ Del Amo Metro Station, and Willow Street Estuary CleanUp sites must complete the FOLAR + LA County Waiver Package.

Click here to download the FOLAR + LA County Waiver Package

Register your group for the Great LA River CleanUp!