Summer Litter Clean-up Logo Design Winners Announced

For the second year in a row, New Richmond student Ellie Arkus won the Summer Litter Clean-Up logo design contest. Ellie’s artwork is featured on signs, advertisements, and promotional giveaways for the event. Congratulations to all the grade-level winners also!  Their artwork can be viewed here. Thank you to all the students who participated.

Join us for the 2021 Summer Litter Clean-Up in Clermont County and the East Fork Little Miami River Watershed.  Volunteers are needed throughout the month of June!  Individuals and small groups can Do-It-Yourself (DIY) at the location of your choice, or join coordinated in-person events (space will be limited) at various locations. Volunteers can enjoy the outdoors while helping to spruce up our local communities. Join us and register for the event today at

*American Rivers is a partner for the 2021 Event! American Rivers is supporting the SLC with access to the Litterati App – a mobile app for volunteers to help track litter collection. Check out the SLC Litterati Challenge page for more information on the Litterati App.

Thank you to our local sponsors, including the Southern Ohio Association of Realtors and the Ohio EPA Division of Recycling & Litter Prevention. We appreciate the support of our partner agencies, including Valley View Foundation, the Clermont County Office of Environmental Quality, the Clermont County Park District, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, OSU Extension and SWCDs in Brown, Clinton and Highland Counties.  Most importantly, thank you to the volunteers and communities that come back year after year to protect our local natural resources!  Please visit the SLC website for more information and to register:

Event: Clermont County’s Summer Litter Clean-Up

Date: June 1-30, 2021

How: Register online:

P.S.:  Send us some pics and info on your efforts!  The event website will be updated with a collage of community efforts.