This morning, Valdosta Mayor Scott James and Suwannee Riverkeeper John S. Quarterman
talked trash and river paddling on
92.1 FM talk radio.
Movie: BIG Little River Paddle Race, Reed Bingham State Park 2022-04-30
Get your tickets today to join us tomorrow (Saturday) morning for the annual 3-mile WWALS
BIG Little River Paddle Race
down the idyllic blackwater Little River from Red Roberts Landing into Reed Bingham State Park Lake.
And another paddle next Saturday, May 7, 2022,
on the Withlacoochee River from Langdale Park Boat Ramp to Sugar Creek.
The Mayor promised to bring nets for trash.
I’ll bring sawzalls for any deadfalls.
We mostly talked about the
in which the Mayor of Valdosta promised to get trash cans set out on
the city’s own parking lots, starting with the ones across from City Hall.
the cleanup award from GA-DNR I picked up in Atlanta Wednesday.
Cleanups are great, but not enough.
We also need
trash traps to stop the stuff from getting out of the creeks into the rivers.
And we need
parking lot owners to keep trash from getting of their lots
and to set out and clean out trash cans.