45th Space Wing to host Earth Day events
By Richard Blanton, 45th Civil Engineer Squadron Biological Scientist (Environmental)
/ Published April 13, 2017
PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. --
Annual Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Spring Beach Cleanup
April 20; 8-11:30 a.m.
Cleanup supplies will be provided. Participants should bring hats, sunscreen, water, and wear comfortable closed-toed shoes. This is an authorized alternate duty location for 45th Space Wing civilians. Participants must pre-register by contacting Rachel Mandel at 321-853-6642. Registered volunteers will meet at facility 1360 next to the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Lighthouse at 7:30 a.m., where they will be directed to various beach access locations to pick up trash and debris.
Earth Day Memorial Tree Planting
April 21; 9-9:30 a.m.
A memorial tree planting will be planted to honor and celebrate the life of Retired Senior Master Sgt. Arthur Fetkos at the Patrick AFB Marina Clubhouse.
PAFB-CCAFS Earth Day Outreach at the Base Exchange
April 21; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The 45th Civil Engineer Squadron will be on hand with displays presenting various environmental issues affecting PAFB-CCAFS and the Space Coast. Learn more about conservation efforts and environmental programs here.
For more information about Earth Day or protecting the environment, contact Richard Blanton at 321-494-9261. To learn more about the Air Force Earth Day efforts visit the Air Force Civil Engineer Center’s website.