Events from 10/23/20

  • From 10/23/20 9:00 am until 10/23/20 12:00 pm
    At 2556 Benning Rd NE, Washington, DC 20002, USA Categories: Work Days and Clean Ups
    Volunteers will help AWS to do a wild freshwater mussel survey at Kingman Lake! In 2015, we started surveying the native species of freshwater mussels in the Anacostia River to understand their diversity and abundance. In 2018 we started a mussel propagation project partnering with the Harrison Lake National Fish Hatchery run by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Virginia collecting local broodstock from the Anacostia River. Volunteers are critical to keep this project going and to meet our goal of enhancing mussel populations to increase their water filtration capacity to help clean our river.
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