Beach cleanup day scheduled Sept. 15



BLUE HILL — All are welcome to join the Shaw Institute and Blue Hill Heritage Trust on Saturday, Sept. 15, for their third annual beach cleanup day at the Carter Nature Preserve on the Cross Road in Surry.

Be a part of the Ocean Conservancy’s Global Trash Free Seas day, and Maine Coastal Cleanup Day by helping to clean this beautiful property, which is under conservation with Blue Hill Heritage Trust.

Carter Nature Preserve is a public wildlife sanctuary that offers several hiking trails, as well as providing water access along its expansive shoreline to Morgan Bay.

Participants should arrive at the parking area closest to the bridge at 9 a.m. Volunteer-specific areas will be assigned and necessary materials passed out.

For more information or to sign up to participate, contact Chrissy Allen at Blue Hill Heritage Trust ([email protected] or 374-5118) or Madelyn Woods ([email protected] or 374-2135) at the Shaw Institute.