September 20, 2012

"mini" Clean-up with Mutual of Omaha 9-20-12

 Omaha/Council Bluffs Mini-Cleanup
with Mutual of Omaha
Narrows Park, Council Bluffs, IA
September 20, 2012
Mutual of Omaha clean-up in Omaha-Council Bluffs 9-20-12


Total Volunteers:  11 Mutual of Omaha
MRR Crew:  5
Boats:   2  (2 Missouri River Relief)
River Miles:  3  (3 on the Missouri River 621-617)
River Level: 15.47 ft on the Omaha Missouri River Gage
Tires: 26 (an estimated .46 tons)
Landfill Tonnage:  estimated  0.3 tons
Scrap Metal:  estimated 0.16 tons
Total Tonnage:  estimated  0.9 Tons

Groups & Agencies Involved:  Missouri River Relief, Mutual of Omaha, Potowattamie County Conservation Department, Iowa Department of Transportation, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Names of River Teams:  Mutual of Omaha

Trash Tally!!!!

17 Bags of Trash
Omaha-Council Bluffs Missouri River Clean-up 9-22-12 10 Tires on the Rim
16 Tires off the Rim
5 chunks of styrofoam
3 Propane Tanks
2 Tote Tubs
6 Plastic Tubes
1 piece of Barge Wire
6 Chunks O’ Plastic
4 Plastic Scoops
3 Plastic Chairs
4 Pieces Plastic LumberOmaha-Council Bluffs Missouri River Clean-up 9-22-12
4 TVs
1 Hammock
2 Seige Lounge Chairs (motel quality)
1 Mini-futon
3 Automobile Mufflers
1 Barbecue Cart
1 Cabinet Frame
2 Hazardous Material Containers

Many thanks & praises to this great group of volunteers from Mutual of Omaha for helping us remove a literal "ton" of trash from the Missouri River in one afternoon.

Mutual of Omaha clean-up in Omaha-Council Bluffs 9-20-12