We invite you to roll up your sleeves, lace up your boots, and put on your work gloves to take part in the Fall 2022 Lake Cumberland Cleanup on September 24 at 8am-12pm local time! The cleanup is held at locations all over the lake in an effort to remove trash, tires, appliances, etc., from the shoreline of Lake Cumberland. Gloves and garbage bags will be provided. Groups are encouraged to pre-register and be assigned a cleanup area by contacting the PRIDE office at 606-677-6150 or [email protected]. Participants are asked to check-in on the day of the cleanup at 8am at one of the following locations:
Burnside Island State Park
Waitsboro Recreation Area
Conley Bottom Marina
Lake Cumberland State Park
Grider Hill Marina
Here are six tips that you can follow throughout the year to keep Lake Cumberland and the surrounding area clean, beautiful, and healthy.
- Pack it in, Pack it out.
- Participate in the cleanup.
- Take extra trash bags in case someone has not been respectful to the environment.
- Make your voice heard and voice your concerns to friends and family.
- Take recyclable materials to the Pulaski County Recycling Center.
- Be kind to the environment.