Help keep our rivers, lakes, and streams clean. Join us for a cleanup or host your own.

Save the date! The Big Catawba Sweep is Saturday, October 3, 2020.

The single largest cleanup in the history of the Catawba-Wateree River Basin will take place on October 3, 2020! Thousands of volunteers from across the region will join forces to clean up their local waterway, removing harmful plastics, tires, debris, and other pollutants from the waters we love to drink, swim, and fish.

Lake James • Lake Hickory • Lake Norman • Mountain Island Lake • Lake Wylie • Charlotte Creeks and Streams

Catawba below Lake Wylie Dam • Fishing Creek Reservoir •Stumpy Pond & Great Falls • Lake Wateree

Interested in serving on a planning committee or becoming a site captain? Email for details.

Catawba Riverkeeper hosts private cleanups for corporate partners. Contact for details.