01 May 2020 | Data Story

Earth Day April 22, 2020 - Clean Up Day at Downtown Marina Shoreline

Weno, Chuuk FSM - on April 22, 2020 Tuesday, Chuuk EPA staff (Solid & Hazardous Waste Manager and Environmental Educator) with collaboration of (8) eight volunteers from Kuchua, Dublon and Tunnuk, Udot, along with two Chuuk Department of Transportation and Public Works staff and security measure by 2 Police Officers from the Chuuk State Department of Public Safety gathered together at the Downtown Marina Shoreline and collected scattered trash of all kinds as an activity for the Earth Day. Pictures taken were before and after the clean up. As EPA staff and volunteers were collecting trash around that area especially in the water (shoreline), public awareness educating several people present was also taken place. Two flatbed loads were transported to the main dumpsite at Marina by Department of Public Works staff.