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45th Space Wing to host Earth Day events

AFCEC 2017 EARTH DAY graphic

AFCEC 2017 EARTH DAY graphic


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.