Adopting a trash site is optional. You are welcome to clean trash anywhere. These sites are suggestions.

Click the links in the pins on the map or in the site description next to the map to get more detail about each location. To adopt one of these trash sites, make note of the entry ID and list it in the ‘Cleanup Site’ section of your Source to Sea Cleanup group leader registration.

NOTE: sites are hidden from this map once they are adopted.

Site Name

Pope Park

Entry Id

5479

City

Hartford

State

Connecticut

Name of body of water (river, stream, lake, etc.)

Park River

Name of the nearest road or crossroads

Park St

Brief description of the trash site

This is a public park with a small pond near the south branch of the park river where it meets the conduit. There is lots of trash at the park consistently, especially closer to park Street

Type(s) of trash at the site

Lots of litter (bottles, cans food wrappers), some larger items and household waste

Estimated number of volunteers this site needs for cleanup

30

Are boats or special equipment needed for cleanup? If so, explain

No

Is this site suitable for children under 12?

Yes, ok for children