Eight volunteers turned out for today’s Arakawa River Clean Up at Funabori and collected 75 bags of trash. We continued work at the end of the second section of pods where a lot of trash had accumulated. The weather was nice for a while and then forecasted rain came in with intermittent sprinkles but not too bad. We were joined today by two people from Spain who organize a similar event in Spain and were just visiting their son who lives in Tokyo. I’d like to profile their group in a separate post.
This is a double-header weekend – Day one completed yesterday with a good results in both ...
Tokyo River Friends was founded in early 2017 by members of Jambo International in order to focus on regular monthly clean ups of Tokyo area rivers, which was an expansion of several clean up events per year that Jambo had been doing for two decades as part of its broader environmental activities.