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Lend a cleaning hand to the Chattahoochee during 2022 Sweep the Hooch
Meredith Wood, 20, a student at Georgia Tech, picks up a plastic bottle during Sweep the Hooch at Lake Lanier Olympic Park on Saturday, April 6, 2019. The event is put on by Chattahoochee Riverkeeper. - photo by Austin Steele
The Southeast’s largest volunteer river cleanup is back for its 12th year. Led by Chattahoochee Riverkeeper, Sweep the Hooch is a day of service in which more than 1,000 volunteers come together to keep the Chattahoochee litter-free while protecting wildlife and public health.