Four volunteers turned out for today’s Edoagwa River clean up event on the Barakinakayama side and collected 19 bags of trash. Takada-san, an Edogawa regular, led this event. This area continues to be much cleaner than before with small amounts of new trash that wash up and some residual trash, but it was still a much needed cleaning right at the interface with Tokyo Bay.
It was a big turnout on the Arakawa Saturday led by David and Miki with 12 volunteers ...
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.