Look at this amazing turnout for the Carr Creek/Barnett Shoals site of the Athens MLK Day 2019! We partnered with the Upper Oconee Watershed Network to put together a litter cleanup and water monitoring event. We got to learn about the history of Carr Creek and how UOWN monitors the waters of Athens!
WELCOME TO BAG THE BAG
We advocate for sustainability in Athens, and take a particular interest in reducing waste generated from single-use items like the plastic bag.
as of October 2017
The GA Agriculture & Consumer Affairs Commission proposes Bill that would prevent counties from enacting legislation on plastic bags
California becomes the first state to instate a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
Chicago passes a city-wide ban on plastic bags.