Help Clean Up Burlco Parks


Burlco officials are now scheduling spring clean-ups at two county parks.  Registration is required.

Amico Island, which sits at the confluence of the Delaware River and Rancocas Creek, will be first, on Sat. March 10, from 9 to 12.  The 55-acre park in Delanco has upland forests, 2 miles of trails, and freshwater ponds. 

Volunteers should bring drinking water and should wear long pants and long sleeved-shirts.  Gloves and trash bags will be provided.  Litter will be removed from along the shoreline.

Folks should register with the county's Clean Communities office at, or (609) 499-1001, ext. 266.

The other cleanups are March 24, 9-12, at Pennington Park and Newton's Landing Trail in Delanco, and then on April 22 (Earth Day) at Amico Island, 10-1.  For the Earth Day cleanup, register at  or 609-265-5858.